Australia Test series win is top of the pile for Virat Kohli

Eight summers back at the Wankhede, Kohli was the youngest member of a star-studded team led by Mahendra Singh Dhoni which lifted the World Cup but this, according to him, will remain on “top of the pile”. Continue Reading

Sydney: Pant scores 159; India declare innings at 622/7 in 4th Australian Test

India put together their second highest team total on Australian soil, piling up 622/7 declared on the second day of the fourth Test at Sydney. Continue Reading

Sydney: Injured Ashwin in, Ishant out of fourth Australian Test

While they need at least a draw in Sydney to win the series outright, India will still retain the Border-Gavaskar Trophy irrespective of the result and Kohli will join Ganguly as the only Indian captain achieving this feat in Australia. Continue Reading

Melbourne: India on verge of victory in third Test in Australia

India came within sniffing distance of a defining victory before a stoic resistance by Australia’s tail delayed the inevitable in the third Test here Saturday. Pat Cummins scored a heroic half-century as Australia finished at 258 for eight at stumps on day four after being reduced to 176 for seven after tea. Continue Reading

Melbourne: India 346/4 at tea against Australia in 3rd Test

Ajinkya Rahane and Rohit Sharma were batting on 30 and 13 respectively at the break. Cheteshwar Pujara and captain Virat Kohli were out for 106 and 82 in the post-lunch session.  Continue Reading

Perth Test: India make poor start as Australia set 287 for win

India were then reduced to 15-2 at tea with Murali Vijay (6 not out) and Virat Kohli (0 not out) at the crease. K L Rahul (0) played another indecisive stroke and was bowled off Mitchell Starc (1-6) on the fourth ball of the second innings. Continue Reading

Australia Perth Test: Kohli anchors innings after slippery start

Skipper Virat Kohli played a pivotal role with a workmanlike 82, lifting India from a double-blow at the beginning of the innings to 172 for three on the second day of the second Test against Australia here today. Continue Reading