Sydney Test

Ravichandran Ashwin interview: 'I can't compete with Virat Kohli so I decided to pick Steve Smith'

The Indian spinner reflected on those achievements and spoke about what's next to select media on Sunday. Excerpts

published on : 24th January 2021

Indian pacer Mohammed Siraj abused by Gabba crowd, called 'grub': Report

At one point, a man in the crowd was heard yelling, "Siraj, give us a wave, give us a wave, give us a wave. Siraj, you bloody grub."

published on : 15th January 2021

Sydney row: Racism of any sort in any country has to be condemned, says Sangakkara 

The allegations of racist abuse hurled by spectators at Sydney against Indian players Mohammed Siraj and Jasprit Bumrah highlighted a darker side to the game which hasn't been weeded out.

published on : 11th January 2021

Sydney hero Hanuma Vihari ruled out of Gabba Test, Shardul Thakur to replace Ravindra Jadeja

It has been learnt that Vihari was taken for scans after the match got over and the reports are expected by late evening in Sydney or Tuesday morning.

published on : 11th January 2021

Sydney Test: Fans hail gritty Ashwin as wife reveals spinner couldn't bend down before day's game

Ashwin, who has been in scintillating form with the ball in the ongoing series, went on to show grit and fight with the bat as he batted for 128 balls and along with Vihari denied Australia a win.

published on : 11th January 2021

Tim Paine explains why he joined the Indian huddle following the racial abuse against Mohammed Siraj

Paine, who was batting at that time, was asked about the incidents that marred the Test during the post-match press conference.

published on : 11th January 2021

SCG racism row: What happened with Siraj, Bumrah not acceptable, says Rahane

Rahane said the team is upset with the crowd behaviour.

published on : 11th January 2021

R Ashwin says dressing room environment electric after Sydney Test, names Pat Cummins toughest opponent

Hanuma Vihari and Ashwin stood ground and managed to do just that as they eked out a draw in what was nothing short of an action-packed fifth day at the SCG.

published on : 11th January 2021

Tim Paine admits missed catches cost Australia Sydney Test, hails youngsters

Paine praised the efforts of debutant Will Pucovski and fellow rookie Cameron Green.

published on : 11th January 2021

Plan was to fight till the end without thinking about result: Ajinkya Rahane after Sydney Test

Pant came ahead of Hanuma Vihari at number five, a move that was made keeping the left-right combination in mind, said Rahane.

published on : 11th January 2021

Can't wait for you to come to India, that would be your last series: Ashwin gives it back to Tim Paine

Unable to take wickets, Australia skipper Paine was trying his best to distract Ashwin and he was caught on stump mic as saying: "Can't wait for you to reach Gabba, Ash."

published on : 11th January 2021

India vs Australia, Third Test: After openers create history, onus on middle-order to pull off unlikely heist

Thanks to the slowish nature of the surface and the way they batted in the last session, the visitors will back themselves to deny the hosts a win.

published on : 10th January 2021

Siraj was today allegedly referred to as 'Brown Dog': BCCI sources

Siraj was seen walking from his position in the deep and talking to the square leg umpire before the straight umpire and other senior players joined the discussion.

published on : 10th January 2021

ICC condemns racial abuse of Indian players after fans ejected from Sydney Test, launches probes

It was not immediately clear what had been said, but six men were seen being removed from their seats and CA said a number of spectators had been interviewed by police.

published on : 10th January 2021

SCG racism: Harbhajan Singh says Australian fans made fun of his religion, skin colour

Harbhajan's remarks came as the Indian team on Saturday lodged an official complaint after the crowd at the SCG racially abused Bumrah and Siraj over the second and third day of the ongoing Pink Test.

published on : 10th January 2021
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