INDIA AUSTRALIA SERIES

  • IndAus breaks TV records Down Under January 7, 2012

    Sydney: The ongoing IndiaAustralia Test series might have been a onesided affair so far with Mahendra Singh Dhoni's men coming a cropper but it has drawn more eyeballs than the Ashes with the latest ratings showing a shift in interest for cricket fans here. The television audiences for the ongoing...
  • Cricketer Chawla in troubled flood waters September 22, 2010

    The spinner has been compelled to remove flood water from his home instead of preparing against Australia. ...
  • Australian media slams Ponting for series loss November 11, 2008

    New Delhi: Australian captain Ricky Ponting has come under fire in the Australian media for attempting to save himself from suspension for a slow overrate rather than pushing for victory to retain the BorderGavaskar trophy. While The Australian has predicted challenging times ahead for Ponting after his team lost 02 against...
  • Sachin praises Sourav, says he'll be missed November 10, 2008

    Nagpur: Sourav Ganguly, one of India's most charismatic cricketers, will be seen for the last time as an international player on Monday. Ganguly is retiring from international cricket after nearly 16 years. Sachin Tendulkar says the entire country will miss the elegant lefthand batsman, who has often been described as...
  • India trounce Australia, win series 20 | Scorecard November 7, 2008

    India thrashed the visitors by 172 runs in the Nagpur Test....
  • Gambhir ban upheld by ICC, will miss Nagpur Test November 4, 2008

    New Delhi: The International Cricket Council (ICC) has rejected the appeal of Gautam Gambhir and upheld the oneTest match ban imposed by match referee Chis Broad. Justice Albie Sachs, who was appointed to hear the appeal, upheld the ban, which means Gambhir will miss the fourth and final Test match against...
  • Gambhir ban takes the focus away from Test series November 1, 2008

    New Delhi: Gautam Gambhir will be able to play in the fourth Test against Australia at Nagpur after filing an appeal against the onematch ban imposed by the International Cricket Council (ICC). But the big question is: did he need to banned in the fist place? Gambhir was charged under Level 2.4...
  • Gautam Gambhir banned for one Test match | Your say October 31, 2008

    New Delhi: Indian batsman Gautam Gambhir has been banned for one Test match. The ban rules him out of the fourth and final Test against Australia starting November 6 in Nagpur. The Indian met match referee Chris Broad on Friday morning before the start of third day's play where he was...
  • Ganguly lauds Tendulkar, calls his feat phenomenal October 18, 2008

    Mohali: On Day I of the second Test against Australia at the Punjab Cricket Association Stadium in Mohali, Sachin Tendulkar and Sourav Ganguly stitched together a crucial partnership after India lost four wickets with 163 runs. The duo added 142 runs on the fifth wicket putting India in a strong position. Ganguly,...
  • Sachin scales another peak, says he's enjoying the game October 18, 2008

    Mohali: Sachin Tendulkar became the first batsman to score more than 12,000 Test runs during his innings of 88 in India's first innings against Australia at the Punjab Cricket Association Stadium on Friday. In doing so he also broke Brian Lara's (11,953 runs) world record for most Test runs, when...
  • Tension simmers as Zaheer, Ponting wage war of words October 14, 2008

    New Delhi: As IndiaAustralia series began on October 9, many feared that the acrimony which engulfed the Sydney Test would crop up this time around too. Their fears were confirmed when at the end of the first Test in Bangalore on Monday, the bitter rivals engaged in a war of words,...
  • Golfers at Indian Open find cricket more exciting October 11, 2008

    New Delhi: India vs Australia Test cricket series isn't the only sporting battle on at the moment. The most prestigious golf tournament of the country, the Indian Open is also underway. While the spectators are tracking the Indian Open through the leaderboard, the golfers themselves seem to be more interested in...
  • Aging cricketers: Quit when going is good | Your say October 9, 2008

    It is the beginning of the end of the Fab Four era in Indian cricket. Indias most successful Test skipper Sourav Ganguly finally broke his silence about his cricketing future on Tuesday and announced that the current series against Australia would be his last in international cricket. Gangulys sudden announcement has...
  • Aussies looking up to Guru Greg to conquer India September 23, 2008

    Mumbai: Australia are looking to draw from former captain Greg Chappell's experience of Indian conditions in their bid to topple India in next month's fourTest series, fast bowler Brett Lee said on Tuesday. The world's top ranked team arrived ahead of schedule to spend a week at the Rajasthan cricket academy...
  • It's good to be a fighter, I'm one: Harbhajan March 22, 2008

    Nishant Arora: Harbhajan Singh has played a decade of international cricket with highs and lows. He is a role model for all smalltown players and was one of the first players who came from the small town. Now you see likes of Dhoni, RP Singh and Suresh Raina coming from...
  • Mighty Aussies get bad press, few supporters January 7, 2008

    New Delhi: Australian cricketers got a bitter media reception at home on Monday for their unsportsmanly cricket at Sydney on Sunday with some cricket writers even asking for the removal of Ricky Ponting as Australian skipper for his 'arrogant and abrasive' conduct. In fact, the angriest words against the Australians have...
  • Why the Indian cricket fan shouts 'Symonds Go Back' October 17, 2007

    Remember Javed Miandad doing a monkey act on Kiran More during the 1992 World Cup in Australia. And the hue and cry the issue raised in India! Somewhat similar thing may be happening with Champs from down under, with some petulant sections of the crowd at Vadodara and Nagpur doing a...