Kohli played just the first Test of the ongoing four-match Test series and then returned to India for the birth of his first child. The Ajinkya Rahane-led team put up an inspired show against Australia in the third Test to eke out a draw at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Monday. This after they won the second Test at the MCG. The fourth Test between India and Australia will begin on January 15 at The Gabba in Brisbane as scheduled. … [Read more...] about Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma welcome a baby girl into their family
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Manjrekar said tula parat manla means ‘hats off to you again’ and said the reason why Kohli took his hat off to Shardul Thakur again was because of his batting skills. “We say tula manla in Mumbai a lot to state ‘hats off to you’ and that’s what he (Virat Kohli) tweeted after that innings (against West Indies) and now he has said tula parat manla which means hats off to you again,” Manjrekar elaborated. … [Read more...] about IND vs AUS: Sanjay Manjrekar Decodes Virat Kohli’s Marathi Tweet in Praise of Shardul Thakur, Narrates Interesting Story
There is even more of a premium on being adaptable given the lack of preparation England have had for this series, totalling just one day of match practise. It is something else to overcome. "It's certainly different and the preparations and build-up time is not ideal," Root said. "There's no point hiding behind the fact: we haven't had the ideal lead up to this series. It's probably the shortest lead up we've ever had going into an away Test match series. … [Read more...] about Opportunities galore as Root’s England embark on 17-Test journey
T Natarajan Left-arm pacer Thangasaru Natarajan scripted history on Friday after making his Test debut for India at The Gabba, Brisbane. Arrived in Australia as a net bowler, the Tamil Nadu cricketer became the first Indian cricketer to make his international debut across all three formats during the same tour. Natarajan was one of the rookies who was named in India’s playing XI for the final Test in Brisbane. He also became the 300th player to represent India in the longest format of the game. He made an immediate impact on the field by taking three crucial wickets in Australia’s first innings he dismissed Matthew Wade, Marnus Labushchagne and Josh Hazlewood. … [Read more...] about India vs Australia 2021: Shubman Gill to Mohammad Siraj, Washington Sundar to T Natarajan – 5 Indian Players Who Made Test Debuts on Tour Down Under
Shardul has the experience of playing for Mumbai in domestic cricket but Test cricket at Gabba is a different beast. His story too is not less impressive. Shardul battled obesity in his younger days and a word from Sachin Tendulkar helped there too and learned the fine art of fast bowling from no less than the legendary Jeff Thomson. … [Read more...] about India vs Australia: How ‘humble’ boys tamed Aussies at Fort Gabba!