Showing news for 1st Test: Australia v West Indies at Brisbane, Dec 9-14, 1960
Aug 4, 2011: The tied Test was memorable not just for the result but the friendships it built
Dec 14, 2010: Eight of the protagonists recount the the story of the most thrilling Test ever, played exactly fifty years ago
Dec 8, 2010: The effect of the first Tied Test was to raise cricket from its prevailing grisly greyness and take it closer to the zeitgeist of that heady decade. That's why that game and that series remain unmatched for cricketing drama
May 8, 2010: A cricketer and a gentleman who gave a sense of unity to West Indian cricket and championed the cause of player rights
Dec 21, 2008: Hall, Meckiff, Kline, Solomon. It all came down to one ball.
2001: Toss: West Indies
Nov 22, 2000: In a wonderful gesture to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the first tied Test, played at the Gabba in the 1960/61 West Indies tour of Australia, the Australian Cricket Board has honored four of the living legends of that spectacular game by
Oct 18, 2000: Forty years after cricket's greatest game, the two teams that played in the historic Tied Test will return to the scene of the match in Brisbane next month for five days of public and private celebrations to mark this golden era of Australian cricket
Oct 18, 2000: This Test, the first ever tied Test, has a unique and special place in the history of the game
Sep 22, 2000: In his enthralling book `The Greatest Test Of All'' Jack Fingleton, besides giving us a vivid account of the Tied Test at Brisbane in December 1960 between Australia and West Indies, also expresses the apprehension that the match would be responsible
In the past week, we have seen two shots that left us awestruck: Virat Kohli's jab that sailed over midwicket and Najibullah Zadran's six over the extra-cover boundary despite slipping in the process. Will either of the two top this compilation?
Some of the reactions on Twitter to Virat Kohli's record-equalling hundred during India's chase in Pune
Some of India's finest wins have come with Yuvraj Singh and MS Dhoni in harness at the crease. At Cuttack they rolled back the years to extraordinary effect
The Twitter world rose up to applaud Yuvraj Singh's hundred, in his second game since being recalled to India's ODI squad
Kedar Jadhav battled physical exertion and pain as he played the innings of his life, but there could not have been a better balm to soothe those pains than watching his team go the distance
Currently, Ajinkya Rahane doesn't quite have the body of work in ODIs that merit his inclusion. What can he do to press for selection in the Champions Trophy?
His Test stats as batsman and bowler compare favourably with some of the best allrounders, which is why his second-innings dismissal in Wellington is all the more puzzling
The shot Shakib Al Hasan played to be dismissed on day five at Basin Reserve defies explanation. It also prompts a few questions
On the forthcoming tour of India, selectors will have to solve the No. 6 riddle, get the batting order right, and strike a good balance between pace and spin