India vs Australia: Former wicketkeeper Ian Healy questions Tim Paine's captaincy and team's commitment after series loss
"They (Australians) played without real commitment. They weren't right in the contest often enough. There weren't hungry to convert 60 runs to 130 runs with individual totals," Healy said.
With Paine, at 36, reaching the fag end of his career, a fresh captaincy discussion has started
India vs Australia: Ian Healy lashes out at Tim Paine, says 'desperate and petty' Aussies overstepped the mark in Sydney
Ian Healy lashed out at Australia skipper Tim Paine for for sledging India's Ravichandran Ashwin on the final day.
Paine, who was named captain after former skipper Steve Smith was handed a one-year ban for his involvement in the 2018 ball-tampering scandal, has seen his team record some memorable wins
ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Alyssa Healy gets family bragging rights after whirlwind knock, sharp glovework in final
Australia’s pugnacious wicket-keeper-batswoman Alyssa Healy has another claim for bragging rights in her famous cricketing family after starring in her team’s fifth Women’s Twenty20 World Cup triumph on Sunday.
Architect, guide, demolisher: When Sachin Tendulkar and Mumbai destroyed Shane Warne and Australia to script Brabourne special
For those lucky to witness Sachin Tendulkar bat at the Brabourne Stadium against Australians in 1998 that day, it was an unforgettable experience. A special innings from a special player and memories of a lifetime.
India were requested to play a Day/Night Test in Australia during the 2018-19 tour but the visitors had declined the offer. A year later, India will be playing their maiden Test with pink ball against Bangladesh from 22 November in Kolkata.
Ashes 2019: Australian Cricketers' Association slams fans for booing Steve Smith after being felled by Jofra Archer bouncer
Australia's cricket union slammed fans at Lord's for booing Steve Smith after he was felled by a bouncer from Jofra Archer, saying the sport deserves better.
New Australia coach Justin Langer says he would have tampered ball if told to by senior players during his playing days
New Australia coach Justin Langer understands how Cameron Bancroft became embroiled in the ball-tampering scandal and said he would have cheated too if instructed to by senior players when he first played Test cricket.
“Virat Kohli is a law unto himself with no one — not even the ICC or his own board — holding him accountable for his continual perpetuation of fake news,” an article in Australia's Daily Telegraph says.
India vs Australia: Aggressive Virat Kohli got under the skins of Steve Smith and Co by showing them the mirror
Maybe in Virat Kohli the Australians have seen themselves. Maybe they’ve looked in the mirror and they don’t like what they see.
Virat Kohli would have been a relieved man after his team's victory over Australia in the 2nd Test in Bengaluru, but he minced no words in the press conference that followed.
"The pressure is starting to tell on Kohli. I'm losing respect for him. He's got to be a lot more respectful of opponents. The stuff he did with Smith was unacceptable," said Healy.
Australia are facing mounting calls from former greats for a drastic overhaul of how cricket is run as they face a first-ever home Test series whitewash.
But as they now must slowly realise, Australia can’t be so complacent in their approach, even if the next World T20 will be on home soil for the first time. They need to start treating the World T20 like how they methodically approach an ODI World Cup.
The segway is a self-balancing vehicle also used for broadcast purposes and after Joe Previtera fell off it on day two, commentator Ian Healy fell off it on day three of the first test match at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.