Australia v India, 2nd Test, Sydney, 5th day

Australia clinch thriller to equal record

Ricky Ponting's Australia emulated Steve Waugh's run of 16 consecutive Test wins as they took a 2-0 lead in the series against India in a thriller of a game that went right down to the wire at the SCG

Australia v India, 2nd Test, Sydney, 4th day

Hayden hundred propels Australia to 213-run lead

Innings of substance from Matthew Hayden and Michael Hussey put Australia in a good position to set a platform for the final day, as they ended with a lead of 213, with six wickets intact

Australia v India, 2nd Test, Sydney, 3rd day

Tendulkar gives India 69-run lead

The Test match came well and truly alive as a masterly century from Sachin Tendulkar gave India the first-innings lead

Australia v India, 2nd Test, Sydney, 2nd day

Laxman puts India back in the contest

VVS Laxman finally got India's batting on this Australian tour off the ground, with an enthusiastic and entertaining century, and Rahul Dravid once again battled hard in dour fashion, spending time in the middle with Laxman, but both fell in the dying mom

Australia v India, 2nd Test, Sydney, 1st day

Sublime Symonds puts Australia back on top

Australia took the long and tough route getting there but they posted a strong 376 by the end of an intriguing and curious day's play in Sydney

John Gloster puts together extensive 14-page report

India physio hits out at injury management

A recent report by John Gloster, the India physiotherapist, has revealed that most players are forced to go through games carrying niggles

Revamp for age-group and school cricket

BCCI restructures youth set-up

The way young cricketers come through the ranks in Indian cricket is set to undergo a radical change