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Emotional Maxwell scales his peak at last
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Emotional Maxwell scales his peak at last

March 17th, 2017 | by admin
Glenn Maxwell’s Test career seemed dead in the water after a long spell in the wilderness. But he never gave up hope of making the grade, and now has his coveted maiden century Test cricket has been a journey of waiting for...
India solid in reply to Australia’s 451
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India solid in reply to Australia’s 451

March 17th, 2017 | by admin
India 120 for 1 (Rahul 67, Vijay 42*) trail Australia 451 (Smith 178*, Maxwell 104, Jadeja 5-124) by 331 runs Steven Smith’s latest epic, Glenn Maxwell’s first Test hundred and a spell of the highest quality from Pat...
Bengaluru pitch rated ‘below average’ by ICC match referee
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Bengaluru pitch rated ‘below average’ by ICC match referee

March 15th, 2017 | by admin
The pitch at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru, which hosted the second Test between Australia and India last week, has been given a “below average” rating by the ICC match referee, Chris Broad. Earlier, Broad...
BCCI, CA took mature call that cricket has to move on – Kumble
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BCCI, CA took mature call that cricket has to move on – Kumble

March 15th, 2017 | by admin
Anil Kumble, India’s head coach, has said he is happy India and Australia have agreed to move on from the DRS-related controversy that flared up in the aftermath of the Bengaluru Test match. He also confirmed that the two...
Wade ‘shocked’ at India’s comeback aggression
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Wade ‘shocked’ at India’s comeback aggression

March 12th, 2017 | by admin
Australia wicketkeeper Matthew Wade has expressed “shock” at the level of aggression India showed in the second Test in Bengaluru, a testy game the hosts won by 75 runs to level the series. Wade said while it...
Du Plessis surprised no action taken in Bengaluru DRS-incident
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Du Plessis surprised no action taken in Bengaluru DRS-incident

March 11th, 2017 | by admin
Faf du Plessis has admitted to being “surprised” that neither Virat Kohli nor Steven Smith were charged with any breaches of the ICC’s code of conduct in the aftermath of the Bengaluru Test. After an intense...
Sutherland slams Kohli’s claims as ‘outrageous’
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Sutherland slams Kohli’s claims as ‘outrageous’

March 8th, 2017 | by admin
James Sutherland, the Cricket Australia chief executive, has jumped on Virat Kohli’s allegations of Australia’s captain Steven Smith “crossing the line” by seeking off-field advice for DRS referrals,...
Pujara and Rahane put India on top
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Pujara and Rahane put India on top

March 6th, 2017 | by admin
India 189 and 213 for 4 (Pujara 79*, Rahul 51, Rahane 40*, Hazlewood 3-57) lead Australia 276 (S Marsh 66, Renshaw 60, Jadeja 6-63) by 126 runs Four years ago, in the second Test of the series in Hyderabad, Cheteshwar Pujara was...
Was good to get out of the spotlight – Mitchell Marsh
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Was good to get out of the spotlight – Mitchell Marsh

March 2nd, 2017 | by admin
It’s an odd anachronism that 21 is still considered such an important age. In Australia, for example, 21st birthdays are widely celebrated much the same as 18th birthdays, even though minors legally become adults once they...
Will Bangalore produce a flat and slow turner?
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Will Bangalore produce a flat and slow turner?

March 1st, 2017 | by admin
India are perhaps at their best when they can keep opposition bowlers out in the sun and test their ability to keep coming back for long spells in good batting conditions. Bangalore could produce that kind of contest In Galle a...