He earned his India debut after waiting for far too long and Mayank Agarwal says batting great Rahul Dravid's motivating words helped him keep negative thoughts at bay and continue with his quest.
India vs Australia: Armed with multiple skills, fast bowler Jhye Richardson makes up for atypical built
Jhye Richardson bustles in and gets the ball to skid off the surface. Importantly, he can still generate pace in excess of 140 Km/hr and deceive the batsmen with the speed he gathers off the pitch.
India vs Australia: Sorrow, despair and joy at last, how Indians Down Under rode an emotional roller-coaster over the years
The Indians Down Under sang, embraced, laughed and a few even had tears in their eyes after the series win over Australia. Finally, they could turn to their neighbors, bosses, Australian relatives, and peers, and say, "Mate India can win in the Aussie backyard too!"
India vs Australia: Virat Kohli and Co finally learnt the virtue of patience and art of sustained intensity in historic series win
It was a series where India competed, and for a change, won. They were patient, ruthless, smart and relentless. They learned crucial lessons and rectified their mistakes which paved the way to scripting history.
India look to provide maximum exposure to World Cup probables in upcoming limited overs tour of Australia and New Zealand
With a little less than six months left for the ICC World Cup, the Indian team will commence its final preparations for that apex event of the cricket world, starting from the three-match ODI series in Australia in January 2019
India vs Australia: Mayank Agarwal to debut, visitors drop openers while home side recalls Mitchell Marsh for MCG Test
India axed both openers with Mayank Agarwal set to debut while Australia recalled all-rounder Mitchell Marsh at the expense of struggling batsman Peter Handscomb for the high-stakes third Test.
India vs Australia: Virat Kohli is a 'fantastic captain', says fast bowler and former IPL teammate Mitchell Starc
Kohli's on-field heated exchanges with Australia skipper Tim Paine in the second Test turned out to be a subject of discussion with many former players, including Mitchell Johnson, criticising the batting maestro's behaviour.
India vs Australia: Virat Kohli can be 'rattled', do not let him bully, advises former Aussie captain Ricky Ponting
Ricky Ponting said, "Well, he might. I don't necessarily believe that he(Kohli) is someone you shouldn't try to get under his skin. I have seen him rattled.
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Ranji Trophy 2018-19: BCCI tells Bengal's Mohammed Shami to bowl only 15-17 overs an innings to reduce workload
The decision to limit Mohammed Shami's workload in the Ranji game has been taken keeping the Test series in Australia in mind.