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India vs Australia 2020: We must do everything to keep Boxing Day Test at MCG, says Shane Warne
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India vs Australia 2020: We must do everything to keep Boxing Day Test at MCG, says Shane Warne

Cricket Australia is set to announce the schedule for India's tour of Australia this week which will include four Tests and there are fears that the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) may lose the Boxing Day Test.

Virat Kohli's India may start tour of Australia in Adelaide or Brisbane due to strict quarantine restrictions in Western Australia
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Virat Kohli's India may start tour of Australia in Adelaide or Brisbane due to strict quarantine restrictions in Western Australia

The Indian and Australian players will be coming directly from the UAE after IPL where there is a second wave of COVID-19 cases.

Australia Test captain Tim Paine fears Boxing Day Test against India could be moved out of MCG
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Australia Test captain Tim Paine fears Boxing Day Test against India could be moved out of MCG

Australia Test captain Tim Paine fears the Boxing Day Test against India could be moved out of the iconic Melbourne Cricket Ground in the wake of rising cases of coronavirus in Victoria.

WACA chief Christina Matthews blasts Cricket Australia for choosing Brisbane over Perth for India series
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WACA chief Christina Matthews blasts Cricket Australia for choosing Brisbane over Perth for India series

The India series begins in Brisbane from 3 December, followed by games in Adelaide (11-15 December), Melbourne (26-30 December) and Sydney (3-7 January)

Australian Open 2020: A ready-again Roger Federer says training long and hard in off-season has kept him in good shape
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Australian Open 2020: A ready-again Roger Federer says training long and hard in off-season has kept him in good shape

The 20-times Grand Slam winner was scheduled to warmup for the year’s first major at the inaugural ATP Cup in Australia but withdrew to spend more time with his family.

India captain Virat Kohli says team ready to play day-night Test anywhere in Australia
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India captain Virat Kohli says team ready to play day-night Test anywhere in Australia

Months after Tim Paine's cheeky dig at him, India captain Virat Kohli on Monday asserted that they are ready to play day-night Test at any venue in Australia later this year.

Irfan Pathan retires: From hat-trick in Karachi to historic victory at WACA, unforgettable moments in his international career
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Irfan Pathan retires: From hat-trick in Karachi to historic victory at WACA, unforgettable moments in his international career

Hero of the World T20 Finals in 2007, Hat-trick against Pakistan in Karachi and more memorable moments from Irfan Pathan's international career

Australia bushfires: New Year’s Eve fireworks in Canberra cancelled; conditions expected to worsen in New South Wales on 31 Dec
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Australia bushfires: New Year’s Eve fireworks in Canberra cancelled; conditions expected to worsen in New South Wales on 31 Dec

New Year's Eve fireworks in Australia’s capital city have been canceled as the wildfire danger worsens in oppressive summer heat, and pressure was building Monday for Sydney’s iconic celebrations to be similarly scrapped

Australia vs New Zealand: Board urges MCG staff not to 'overreact' after abandonment of domestic match due to dangerous pitch
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Australia vs New Zealand: Board urges MCG staff not to 'overreact' after abandonment of domestic match due to dangerous pitch

A Sheffield Shield match at the MCG was halted last week because of a dangerous surface on which several Western Australia batsmen took body blows from deliveries that reared up at them

Australia vs New Zealand: Mitchell Starc burst leaves Kiwis reeling on Day 2 after hosts post 416 in first innings
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Australia vs New Zealand: Mitchell Starc burst leaves Kiwis reeling on Day 2 after hosts post 416 in first innings

Mitchell Starc ripped through New Zealand’s top order with four wickets to leave the tourists teetering on 109-5 in reply to Australia’s 416 all out in the series-opening day-night Test at the Perth Stadium on Friday.

Iran releases Australian travel-blogging couple detained on spying charges after 'very sensitive negotiations'
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Iran releases Australian travel-blogging couple detained on spying charges after 'very sensitive negotiations'

An Australian travel-blogging couple detained in Iran on spying charges have been released and returned home, Canberra said on Saturday.

Women's T20 World Cup Qualifier: Bangladesh to play Papua New Guinea, Ireland take on Namibia on opening day
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Women's T20 World Cup Qualifier: Bangladesh to play Papua New Guinea, Ireland take on Namibia on opening day

Defending champions Bangladesh will play Papua New Guinea while last time's runners up Ireland will take on Namibia on the opening day of the ICC Women's T20 World Cup Qualifier 2019 in Scotland from 31 August to 7 September.

Fed Cup 2019: Hosts Australia set to stage first-ever tournament final against France in November in four decades
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Fed Cup 2019: Hosts Australia set to stage first-ever tournament final against France in November in four decades

Perth was on Monday named as host city for the Fed Cup final between Australia and France later this year –the first to be held Down Under for four decades.

Nathan Coulter-Nile suffers 'bad bout of vertigo' during BBL clash against Adelaide Strikers, taken to hospital
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Nathan Coulter-Nile suffers 'bad bout of vertigo' during BBL clash against Adelaide Strikers, taken to hospital

Nathan Coulter-Nile had delivered the fifth ball of his final over late in the Twenty20 match against the Adelaide Strikers when he signalled that all was not well.

India vs Australia: Sorrow, despair and joy at last, how Indians Down Under rode an emotional roller-coaster over the years
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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
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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 vs Australia, Sydney Test Report Card: Cheteshwar Pujara, Rishabh Pant come out on top; Shaun Marsh, KL Rahul flunk
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India vs Australia, Sydney Test Report Card: Cheteshwar Pujara, Rishabh Pant come out on top; Shaun Marsh, KL Rahul flunk

India registered their first ever series win Down Under and will take home a load of positives from the final Test despite the draw at Sydney. Here is our report card from the fourth and final Test of the series.

India vs Australia: Humdinger in Adelaide, resurgence in Melbourne and carnage in Sydney, how India won a historic Test series
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India vs Australia: Humdinger in Adelaide, resurgence in Melbourne and carnage in Sydney, how India won a historic Test series

There was patience, aggression, and banter on display right through the series. We take you through the exhilarating ride that was India vs Australia 2018-19.

Australian Open: Roger Federer says World No 1 Novak Djokovic man to beat in Melbourne
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Australian Open: Roger Federer says World No 1 Novak Djokovic man to beat in Melbourne

Roger Federer kept up his impressive early season form after another flawless week of singles performances at the mixed teams Hopman Cup in Perth – as he declared Novak Djokovic the man to beat at the Australian Open.

India vs Australia: Marnus Labuschagne says Oz batsmen need to copy Cheteshwar Pujara's innings and bat for time
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India vs Australia: Marnus Labuschagne says Oz batsmen need to copy Cheteshwar Pujara's innings and bat for time

India's No 3 Cheteshwar Pujara scored an unbeaten 130 on Day 1 as India finished at 303 for four.