Form is temporary but class is permanent. This adage has been associated with almost every great player to ever play the game of cricket, except perhaps for Sir Don Bradman. Did he ever have a slump in form? Anyway, there's another adage that is not so often used but is
India won the Boxing day test in MCG after about 37 years! With this win, India has taken an unassailable 2-1 lead against the Aussies in this four test series.
How did the teams fare in the test match?
India went into the test match with a big question mark
India and Australia will clash on the 26th of Dec in this year's edition of the Boxing day test at the MCG. The Boxing day test match is a big cricketing tradition in Australia. Players and spectators look forward to this festive test match as a family occasion. Much like
Last week, India left the Southern Australia coast full of beans and verve for the Western Australian coastal test of pace and bounce. The performance at Adelaide had left many Indian fans like me salivating for a 2-0 unassailable lead after the Perth test. Not only were we salivating, we
India and Australia will play the second test at Perth on the 14th of December. India will look to build on their early lead in the series, whereas Australia will look to their fortress to wrest the initiative back.
For an Indian,a test match in Perth, always conjures up an image
Cheteshwar Pujara and the fast bowlers helped India win their first test match against Australia in Adelaide by 31 runs. One must add that, though the margin of victory was slender, the better team won.
The pitch was the typical Adelaide pitch for day test matches, except that the bounce was
Kohli, has led India’s batting since last two years or so with consistency across all three formats and he topped the ICC rankings in Test and one-day internationals. India skipper Virat Kohli has accumulated 1,063 runs in 18 Test innings this year, number one ahead of England skipper Joe Root
After having a good appetizer in the form of the T20s, we are now ready for the main course. The test series between India and Australia will begin this week in Adelaide.
What will Adelaide offer ?
The Adelaide oval, in recent times, has hosted pink ball tests played in day and
If there is a series on the line and India needs to chase a score, you can't keep Virat away from the pitch. Virat, yet again, took India to a commanding win against the Aussies to level the T20 series 1 - 1.
After the rain affected match at MCG, India
India vs Australia T20 game at the Gabba: Indian cricket team arrived in Australia as the overwhelming favorites. Ever since the 'sandpapergate' events in South Africa, Australia have been experiencing a rare win less period, in all formats of the game. But, the most cynical of the Indian fans would