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Australia v India

1st Test, Adelaide

Live report: India press for famous victory

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Monga: Pujara kicks away Lyon's threat

The offspinner's danger was magnified by the rough outside off stump, but India's No. 3 found an unusual and highly effective way to deal with it

Social round-up: Finch pairs and Marsh jokes

The best of social-media chatter from day 4 of the Adelaide Test

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VVS Laxman: Shaun Marsh is this Australia's best player of spin

Shaun Marsh holds the key for Australia. So the Match Day experts say


'Pujara showed a lot of resilience' - Bangar

Sanjay Bangar talks about India's lower-order slump, Pujara's milestones and what Murali Vijay brings to the team


A bush lunch in Kangaroo Island

A lunch like no other, and spectacular naturals wonders to go with it


Fab Four: Players to watch out for on day five

Who will define how the Adelaide Test pans out on day five? Our Match Day experts make their picks


Agarkar: Australia have a little bit of hope

VVS Laxman, Ajit Agarkar, and Raunak Kapoor discuss India's capitulation after lunch on day four in Adelaide


'Pant needs a defensive game to survive at the Test level' - Laxman

VVS Laxman, Ajit Agarkar and Brad Hodge discuss Rishabh Pant's batting style


'Better for Starc to go flat out and win a game than to bowl within himself and be ineffective' - Agarkar

Ajit Agarkar, VVS Laxman, Brad Hodge, and Raunak Kapoor discuss Mitchell Starc's underwhelming performance in the second innings


'Game is slightly in our favour' - Jasprit Bumrah

India stretched the lead on the rain-hit day of the Adelaide Test


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Australia v India

1st Test, Adelaide

Brettig: Accessible Australia worn down over test of time

False strokes and quick interviews were all in the mix for Australia, as the demands of four days of Test cricket started to take a toll

We can be heroes on day five, says Lyon

The Australia offspinner is confident of Shaun Marsh and Travis Head countering R Ashwin on the final day

Pakistan A v England Lions

2nd T20, Abu Dhabi

CDC hearing

The Mbargo dust-up

Stokes and Hales cleared for West Indies tour after CDC verdict

Ben Stokes and Alex Hales will both be available for selection for the full itinerary of England's tour of the Caribbean

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Australia v India

1st Test, Adelaide

Toss advantage > home advantage?

India have had a rough year trying to dismiss tails, but how much of a difference did batting first make in Adelaide? Quite significant

Australia would be 'worst blokes in the world' if they celebrated like Kohli - Langer

The Australia coach also defended his batsmen for their scoring rate against R Ashwin after their tactics were questioned by Sachin Tendulkar among others

Social Story: Rahul catches whales, and crowd boos Kohli

Catch up with the social media reactions from the third day of the Adelaide Test

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Fab Four: Players to watch out for on Day four

VVS Laxman, Ajit Agarkar, and Brad Hodge select the four players they think will influence proceedings on day four


Laxman: Rahul has lost ability to build a Test innings

VVS Laxman feels that T20 cricket has hampered KL Rahul's Test form


Laxman: 'Pujara and Kohli showed you have to trust your defence'

VVS Laxman is also impressed by Cheteshwar Pujara's old-school use of his pads to negotiate Nathan Lyon


Legal wrangles

South Africa news

GLT20 franchise owner to launch legal action against CSA

Hiren Bhanu, owner of the Pretoria Mavericks, is claiming damages of over half a million dollars from the board

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