India Australia Test

  • I would like to see Dhawan play for Sehwag and Ojha for Harbhajan: Gaurav Kalra March 5, 2013

    Can this win kickstart India's climb back to the top of Test rankings? CNN-IBN's Sports Editor Gaurav Kalra shared his perspective in an interaction with IBNLive readers. Q. Has these 2 test matches proven that England is much better team than Aussies? Asked by: Ajay Sudame A. If...
  • Cheteshwar Pujara: My wife was worried that I should perform March 6, 2013

    New Delhi: He meant it in earnest after his double hundred in the just concluded second Test against Australia, but Cheteshwar Pujara's comment, with its double entendre, following his great knock was the source of much merriment on social networking sites. "There was a bit of pressure on me. I just...
  • Australia's weakness is spin, so I say go attack: Jamie Alter February 27, 2013

    Should India persist with three spinners for the Hyderabad Test? Cricketnext editor Jamie Alter joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the issue. Q. It is almost an home ground for Ojha, therefore he should be in the eleven instead of Harbhajan. Your comments. Asked by: Sandeep...
  • Will Kai Po Che's 2001 Ind-Aus theme pull in cricket fans? February 21, 2013

    New Delhi: When religious politics divided three friends, it was the mutual love for cricket that helped them bury their petty differences and reunite during a historic India-Australia series in Kolkata in 2001. It could be pure coincidence or a really smart business move, but director Abhishek Kapoor's 'Kai Po...
  • DRS set to stir up controversy in Ind-Aus series December 21, 2011

    Canberra: In the absence of the Decision Review System in the upcoming India-Australia Test series, the on-field umpires will once again be the masters of a cricket field, but the broadcasters' move to use the technology for viewers could make the men in white court look silly at times. In the...
  • Gambhir's aggressive stance riles Australian media October 31, 2008

    Melbourne: The confrontation between Gautam Gambhir and Australian cricketers in the ongoing third Test in Kotla was played up by the Australian media, saying that it revived memories of the controversial series of last summer. "The acrimony which almost destroyed last summer's Test series between Australia and India exploded again on...
  • Testing times: Why fans are skipping India-Aus matches October 24, 2008

    Mohali: Empty seats at last weekend's test between India and Australia have alarmed cricket's administrators, who were already worried that the runaway success of Twenty20 could spell doom for the classic, five-day game. "All of us were concerned when we came here and saw the lack of spectators," said International...
  • Perth win: The jewel in Team India's crown January 20, 2008

    New Delhi: India's tour Down Under was expected to be a fiercely contested one. But not even in their wildest dreams anyone would have imagined the kind of drama that would unfold during the series. After India capitulated without a fight in the Boxing Day Test match at Melbourne by a...
  • Pulling out of tour will hit India-Aussie cricket ties: Ponting January 7, 2008

    Sydney: Australian captain Ricky Ponting admitted the 'tainted' Sydney Test has left a 'sour taste' in the Indian mouth, but warned pulling out of the tour might jeopardise cricketing ties between the two countries. "I think the whole (Test) has been tainted a little bit by some of the events during...