Melbourne Test: Bumrah rips through Oz, India on top despite 2nd innings collapse

Pacer Jasprit Bumrah had Australia’s batsmen tied up in knots with his immaculate line and length, giving India the decisive advantage that withstood a second innings batting collapse in the third cricket Test here Friday. Continue Reading

Melbourne Test: Mayank misses out on hundred; India reach 123/2 

Mayank Agarwal lost an opportunity to score a hundred on Test debut as India reached 123 for two at tea on the opening day of the third Test against Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) Wednesday. Continue Reading

Umpire nudges Kohli, Paine to keep cool as they exchange words

“I reckon it’s a sign Kohli is starting to lose it,” former Test bowler Damien Fleming said on SEN radio. India commentator Sanjay Manjrekar wasn’t too pleased with Kohli’s behaviour but former Australian skippers Ricky Ponting and Michael Clarke said they had no issue with the verbal exchange between the two captains and that no line has been crossed so far. Continue Reading

Tight security at Chepauk as India play Windies Sunday

Cricket returns to Chennai as India play West Indies in the final T20 match tomorrow. As a precautionary measure, city police have laid out a three-tier security arrangement around the M A Chidambaram Stadium at Chepauk. Continue Reading