With Melbourne battling surge in coronavirus cases, Sydney makes pitch to host India Boxing Day Test
Currently four Tests against India are pencilled in for Brisbane, Adelaide, Melbourne and Sydney from early December, with Perth hosting Afghanistan.
Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood crucial to beating India, believes former Australia seamer Brett Lee
Brett Lee feels Australia's pace unit will play a central role in their home campaign against India later this summer, and added that the artificial substance could be used to make the Kookaburra ball swing more with the saliva ban in place.
Australia requires international arrivals to isolate in quarantine hotels due to the COVID-19 pandemic, though some have been allowed to pass the period at home due to health reasons.
Hardik Pandya and Ravindra Jadeja may not be included in playing XI for Australia Tests, says Aakash Chopra
In an attempt to drive his point home, Chopra said Pandya has a back injury and has not started bowling yet and that the all-rounder has not played ODIs for long either.
Rohit Sharma only needs to see out first half hour in Australia to be successful, feels Nasser Hussain
Former England captain Nasser Hussain has backed the supremely gifted Rohit Sharma to come good as a Test opener on India's tour of Australia later this year
Will be a 'bigger and stiffer challenge' for India with Steve Smith and David Warner back for Australia, says Rahul Dravid
Batting great Rahul Dravid feels with 'impactful' Steve Smith and David Warner up their ranks this time around, India will face stiff challenge in their Test tour of Australia later this year.
India vs Australia headlines 2020-21 cricketing summer Down Under as CA releases Men's and Women's international schedule
Virat Kohli-led India are scheduled to play three T20Is and ODIs on either side of the four Tests in Australia which includes a day-night Test as well.
India tour of Australia scheduled to begin in Brisbane on 3 December, day-night Test in Adelaide: Report
Cricket Australia has locked in four venues for the financially crucial Test series against India and the first match is tentatively set for a 3 December start in Brisbane, as per local media reports.
Chances of Australia hosting India for Test series in home summer are 9/10, says CA chief Kevin Roberts
Roberts was less optimistic about Australia’s chances of hosting the Twenty20 World Cup, scheduled to start in October, given the logistical challenge of bringing in 15 teams.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Cash-strapped Cricket Australia secure $50 million loan if India series gets scrapped, claims report
Cricket Australia has secured a loan of $50 million, an upfront payment as part of a larger $200 million credit, which it has sought to cover the losses if India fail to tour the country later this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Will be tougher for India to beat Australia later this year with Steve Smith and David Warner back, says Glenn McGrath
Pace great Glenn McGrath believes that with the explosive duo of David Warner and Steve Smith back in the Australian team, India are in for a tough time during their tour Down Under later this year.