Despite Ajinkya Rahane and Virat Kohli's stand of 262, Australia took a 65-run lead at the MCG
Despite Ajinkya Rahane and Virat Kohli's stand of 262, Australia took a 65-run lead at the MCG © Getty Images


    'We did not drop a single catch in 1971'

Couch Talk: Former India captain Ajit Wadekar recalls the dream tours of West Indies and England, and coaching India

    We need to think about the role of the bouncer

Mukul Kesavan: To refuse to consider the pros and cons of a ban in the wake of Phillip Hughes' death is unwise

    'Why I was dropped is still an unsolved mystery'

Former India opener Madhav Apte talks about his short-lived Test career, and touring the West Indies

    When defeat isn't depressing

Mukul Kesavan: After a long time we have seen an Indian team enjoy the challenges of an overseas Test

    Adelaide Test raises leadership questions

Ian Chappell: Who will replace the worn-down Clarke? And can Kohli curb his emotions enough to be a good captain?

    Video/Audio »   Magazine »    Page 2 »


The big numbers of 2015

Alan Tyers: Touching on changes of underwear, Bob Willis pronouncements, and Tendulkar books

Bowling to blame for India's poor overseas record

Kartikeya Date: The inability to build pressure by denying runs, even on helpful pitches, is India's biggest problem

A Test match for the ages

Michael Jeh: The Adelaide Test was pulsating, dramatic and poignant, and threw up questions about India's captaincy, and the absence of the DRS


Test matches

One-Day Internationals

Twenty20 Internationals

Quote Unquote

Left QuoteRight Quote

Chris Rogers on being hit on the box by Ishant Sharma in the first over of the Boxing Day Test at the MCG

MS Dhoni dives to claim a catch from Joe Burns
Ajinkya Rahane took a fine catch at leg slip to get rid of Steven Smith
© Getty Images
Mitchell Johnson had Umesh Yadav out off the second ball of the day
© Getty Images
Abhinav Mukund launches a six
© Sivaraman Kitta
Virat Kohli was dismissed in the final over of the day
© Getty Images
Virat Kohli exults after his third ton of the series
© Getty Images
Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd Test: Australia v India at Melbourne - Dec 26-30
Australia 530 & 208/6 India 465
Group C: Assam v H. Pradesh at Guwahati - Dec 28-31
H. Pradesh 362/3
Group A: Bengal v Mumbai at Kolkata - Dec 28-31
Mumbai 414
Group B: Delhi v Gujarat at Delhi - Dec 28-31
Delhi 216/2
Group B: Haryana v Odisha at Rohtak - Dec 28-31
Haryana 127 Odisha 51/0
Group C: Jharkhand v Kerala at Dhanbad - Dec 28-31
Jharkhand 337 Kerala 26/1
Group B: Rajasthan v Vidarbha at Jaipur - Dec 28-31
Vidarbha 296 Rajasthan 32/3
Group B: Saurashtra v Punjab at Rajkot - Dec 28-31
Punjab 479/4
Group A: Tamil Nadu v Railways at Chennai - Dec 28-31
Tamil Nadu 144/4
Group A: U. Pradesh v J + K at Kanpur - Dec 28-31
U. Pradesh 113/0
Complete fixtures » | Download Fixtures »