India's 19-match unbeaten streak ended in rather unbelievable fashion as they succumbed to a massive 333-run loss in the first Test of the four-match series at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium on Saturday in Pune.
Australia beat India by 333 runs with help of Steve O'Keefe and Steve Smith
Steve O'Keefe came up with a once-in-a-lifetime spell of spin bowling as India were bundled out for 105 on day two of the first test at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune. At stumps,
India's premier spinner and currently the number one bowler in Tests, Ravichandran Ashwin added another feather to his cap during the second day of the first Test against Australia at Pune on Friday.
As it often happens in India, the pitch talk was the focus more than play at stumps on Day 1 at Pune. But, India's batting coach maintained that playing on turning tracks was one of the challenges for batsmen in Test cricket.
Sachin Tendulkar never showed too much emotion on the cricket field. But, the retirement speech of Anil Kumble, with whom he played for almost two decades left misty eyed as well. Kumble retired,
Former India all-rounder Irfan Pathan was snubbed for the 10th edition of the Indian Premier League
The Border-Gavaskar Trophy starts with the first Test in Pune on Thursday. Former India captain Sourav Ganguly
As Australia begin their Test series against India at Pune, number one Test bowler Ravichandran Ashwin will be their biggest threat.
18-year-old Afghanistan leg-spinner Rashid Khan is elated and surprised in equal measure at being chosen for IPL 10.