Shami question part of India's rare green-pitch musings
Three days ahead of the fourth Test, the surface at the HPCA Stadium wore a smattering of grass. Will that, or Mohammed Shami's availability, subject to fitness, change India's combination?
Ashwin's late entry poses questions
Did Virat Kohli get his tactics right on the final day in Ranchi? Going by his fast bowlers' lines and R Ashwin's late introduction, the Indian captain took a few puzzling calls
Father-son duos, and tenth-wicket stand heroics
Also, which players have the most half-centuries without ever having made a hundred?
Kuldeep's height and angle befuddle Australia
On a first-day pitch, Kuldeep Yadav outfoxed three Australian top-order batsmen with guile and his natural attributes
The dark side of the T20 freelance life
It's lonely, players have to take care of their own fitness, coaching and schedules, and always live with the risk of being dropped