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India v Australia, 4th Test, Dharamsala, 3rd day

Australia's session of horror and melancholy

Mar 27, 2017: Australia had come to India well-prepared, and had competed for three-and-a-half Tests, but the middle session of the third day disrupted all their diligence

Jarrod Kimber in Dharamsala

India v Australia, 4th Test, Dharamsala, 1st day

Clear daylight between Steven Smith and the rest

Mar 25, 2017: Steven Smith's batting form has been so sublime that every time he goes out to bat, he exemplifies why he is a cut above the rest

Jarrod Kimber in Dharamsala

India v Australia, 4th Test, Dharamsala, 1st day

Steven Smith joins elite performers in India

Mar 25, 2017: Steven Smith scored his third century of the tour on the first day in Dharamsala, a rare achievement for an overseas batsman in India

Bharath Seervi

India v Australia, 4th Test, Dharamsala, 1st day

Kuldeep four-for limits Australia to 300

Mar 25, 2017: Steven Smith's third century of the series carried Australia to 300, while India bounced back through wristspinner Kuldeep Yadav's 4 for 68 on debut

The Report by Daniel Brettig

India v Australia, 4th Test, Dharamsala

Australians give peace a chance following meeting with Dalai Lama

Mar 24, 2017:

Melinda Farrell in Dharamsala

India v Australia, 4th Test, Dharamsala

Australia learn the value of defence

Mar 24, 2017: That Australia are within touching distance of securing the Border-Gavaskar Trophy is down to a cultural shift following their 0-3 loss in Sri Lanka last year

Brydon Coverdale

ICC news

Jadeja pips Ashwin to No.1, Pujara climbs to second in ICC rankings

Mar 21, 2017: Ravindra Jadeja's nine wickets in Ranchi have pushed him to No. 1 in the ICC bowler's rankings, while Cheteshwar Pujara became the highest ranked Indian batsman, at second place

ESPNcricinfo staff

India v Australia, 3rd Test, Ranchi, 5th day

Smith proud as 'magnificent plans' come off

Mar 20, 2017: Steven Smith believes "momentum" is with Australia and India would be "hurting" after a day-five resistance mission kept the series level at 1-1

Melinda Farrell in Ranchi

India v Australia, 3rd Test, Ranchi, 4th day

Smith, Lehmann seek elusive rearguard

Mar 19, 2017: The last time Australia successfully batted out the final day of a Test to secure a draw was in 2011, and Steven Smith and Darren Lehmann were hopeful the wait would end in Ranchi

Daniel Brettig

Australia are mirroring their captain's defiance

Mar 19, 2017: Steven Smith defied those who didn't give him a chance as a batsman. Now his team is doing the same on a tour no one thought they could compete in

Ian Chappell

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

Captain Smith racks up the numbers in India

Mar 17, 2017: Stats highlights from Australia's first innings of the Ranchi Test

Bharath Seervi

India v Australia, 3rd Test, Ranchi, 1st day

Smith's runs trump aesthetics

Mar 16, 2017: Steven Smith is a classic example of the essentials of batting at the crease and the fact that some may find his game seemingly unaesthetic takes nothing away from its effectiveness

Aakash Chopra

India v Australia, 3rd Test, Ranchi, 1st day

Smith, Maxwell lead Australia dominance

Mar 16, 2017: Steven Smith passed 5000 Test runs en route to his second hundred of the series, and along with Glenn Maxwell's composed unbeaten 82, carried Australia into the ascendancy

The Report by Daniel Brettig

India v Australia, 3rd Test, Ranchi

The long break and the premiership quarter

Mar 15, 2017: Australia's tour of India has been a bit like an AFL game and they go into the third Test knowing a victory could help them retain the Border-Gavaskar Trophy

Melinda Farrell in Ranchi

Australia in India 2017

Smith says Kohli comments 'completely wrong'

Mar 15, 2017: Steven Smith has challenged Virat Kohli's suggestion that Australia broke DRS protocols repeatedly in Bengaluru, describing some of Kohli's post-match statements as "disappointing" and "completely wrong"

Melinda Farrell in Ranchi

Angry India proof that Australia are doing well

Mar 15, 2017: Smith and Co have been on the ball but there are a couple of areas where they can step it up

Brad Haddin

India v Australia, 2nd Test, Bengaluru

Were horrified when Smith looked up for DRS - Saker

Mar 9, 2017: Australia's assistant coach David Saker has said that they were horrified when captain Steven Smith looked up to the dressing room for DRS advice during the Bengaluru Test, and said suggestions that the communication was systematically used are absurd

Brydon Coverdale

It's 4am, do you know where your Test cricket is?

Mar 9, 2017: Tuning in to a cracker of a Test in a time zone more than five hours ahead of yours is quite the tonic

Mark Nicholas

Australia in India 2017

No action against Smith or Kohli, says ICC

Mar 8, 2017: The ICC has confirmed that it will not be pressing charges against Australia captain Steven Smith, India captain Virat Kohli, or any other players in relation to the DRS incident in the Bengaluru Test

ESPNcricinfo staff

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

Bungled Marsh review sets path to defeat

Mar 7, 2017: A decision not to use DRS when Shaun Marsh was given lbw while padding up to Umesh Yadav contributed to Australia's 75-run defeat in Bengaluru

Daniel Brettig
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