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India vs Australia: Ravindra Jadeja’s ‘injury’ episode raises questions about team management’s handling of fitness issues
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India vs Australia: Ravindra Jadeja’s ‘injury’ episode raises questions about team management’s handling of fitness issues

At this stage, the Ravindra Jadeja injury episode is starting to become a merry-go-round, and looks nothing more than a deflection tactic in the build-up to the third Test in Melbourne.

India vs Australia: Sachin Tendulkar slams ICC for Perth pitch rating; says it was not 'average' by any means
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India vs Australia: Sachin Tendulkar slams ICC for Perth pitch rating; says it was not 'average' by any means

The Perth pitch on which Australia defeated India by 146 runs was rated as 'average' by the match referee Ranjan Madugalle.

India vs Australia: Perth pitch reportedly rated 'average' by ICC due to uneven bounce
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India vs Australia: Perth pitch reportedly rated 'average' by ICC due to uneven bounce

ICC introduced a rating system at the start of the year in its bid to improve the standard of pitches very good, good, average, below average and poor when rating Test venues.

India vs Australia: Sunil Gavaskar wants Virat Kohli, Ravi Shastri's roles to be assessed if visitors don't win remaining Tests
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India vs Australia: Sunil Gavaskar wants Virat Kohli, Ravi Shastri's roles to be assessed if visitors don't win remaining Tests

Sunil Gavaskar also said that he was not impressed with the selection choices made by the India team management for Perth Test.

India vs Australia: BCCI rubbishes media reports that Virat Kohli belittled Tim Paine during Perth Test
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India vs Australia: BCCI rubbishes media reports that Virat Kohli belittled Tim Paine during Perth Test

Media reports claimed that Virat Kohli bragged about being the best batsman in the world while ridiculing Tim Paine during the second Test in Perth.

Australia secure massive win over India in inaugural Test at new Perth stadium
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Australia secure massive win over India in inaugural Test at new Perth stadium

Check out the best images of the final day of the second Test between Australia and India at Perth

India vs Australia: India openers flunk in Perth report card; 'GOAT' Nathan Lyon claims top honour
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India vs Australia: India openers flunk in Perth report card; 'GOAT' Nathan Lyon claims top honour

Here are our player ratings from the Perth Test, in which Australia pulled off a 146-run victory over India to level the four-Test series 1-1.

India vs Australia: Nathan Lyon, Mitchell Starc guide Australia to series-levelling 146-run win at Perth
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India vs Australia: Nathan Lyon, Mitchell Starc guide Australia to series-levelling 146-run win at Perth

India lost the last six wickets for 42 runs as Australia hurried to its first victory in seven Test match since beating South Africa in Durban in March this year.

India vs Australia: Josh Hazlewood feels verbal duel between Virat Kohli and Tim Paine done in good spirits
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India vs Australia: Josh Hazlewood feels verbal duel between Virat Kohli and Tim Paine done in good spirits

During the 71st over of the Australia innings bowled by Jasprit Bumrah, Virat Kohli and Tim Paine were seen exchanging words after the Indian captain decided to field close to the non-striker and on-field umpire Chris Gaffaney warned both the players.

India vs Australia: Mohammed Shami says visitors should have played a full-time spinner at Perth
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India vs Australia: Mohammed Shami says visitors should have played a full-time spinner at Perth

Mohammed Shami took a career-best haul of 6-56 on Monday but the Perth Test went away from India for the lack of a balanced bowling attack.

India vs Australia: Virat Kohli may feel hard done by but
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India vs Australia: Virat Kohli may feel hard done by but "soft signal" is a necessary evil due to limitations of technology

The contentious dismissal of Virat Kohli on day three of Perth Test yet again raised a debate on the soft signal rule.

Virat Kohli and Tim Paine collide, exchange words; Sanjay Manjrekar says Indian captain gets away with lot of things
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Virat Kohli and Tim Paine collide, exchange words; Sanjay Manjrekar says Indian captain gets away with lot of things

Umpire Chris Gaffaney was forced to intervene after Virat Kohli and Tim Paine were involved in an altercation on fifth day of Perth Test.

India vs Australia: Aaron Finch, Mitchell Starc retained despite criticism as Tim Paine names unchanged team for Perth Test
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India vs Australia: Aaron Finch, Mitchell Starc retained despite criticism as Tim Paine names unchanged team for Perth Test

Australia retained Aaron Finch to face the new ball despite his first Test failures and talk that he could move down the order with Usman Khawaja bumped up to opener.

India vs Australia: Perth curator unveils green wicket; says he's trying to produce 'bounciest wicket he can'
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India vs Australia: Perth curator unveils green wicket; says he's trying to produce 'bounciest wicket he can'

Keeping with tradition at the good old WACA, a raging quick wicket has been laid at Perth Stadium for this inaugural five-day game. It has a healthy layering of grass which could impact strategies for both sides.

India vs Australia: Virat Kohli and Co's supremacy will be sealed by triumph Down Under, says Mark Butcher
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India vs Australia: Virat Kohli and Co's supremacy will be sealed by triumph Down Under, says Mark Butcher

The four-Test series in Australia will be the last chance in 2018 for India to match their formidable home form with success abroad and show why they are the world’s top-ranked side in the longest format of the game.

India vs Australia: Virat Kohli not concerned by green, bouncy Perth wicket; says visitors are more excited than nervous
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India vs Australia: Virat Kohli not concerned by green, bouncy Perth wicket; says visitors are more excited than nervous

Virat Kohli said he was impressed by the new Perth Stadium and not concerned by a wicket that is set to favour fast bowlers, with Australia having a world-class line-up of Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood and Pat Cummins.

India vs Australia: R Ashwin, Rohit Sharma ruled out of second Test due to injuries as visitors announce 13-man squad
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India vs Australia: R Ashwin, Rohit Sharma ruled out of second Test due to injuries as visitors announce 13-man squad

Prithvi Shaw will also miss the second Australia vs India Test as he is still recovering from the ankle injury sustained during the warm-up match.

India vs Australia: Marcus Harris says batsmen need to be 'switched on' from ball one as visiting bowlers don't miss chances
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India vs Australia: Marcus Harris says batsmen need to be 'switched on' from ball one as visiting bowlers don't miss chances

Outwitted by R Ashwin and Mohammed Shami in the two innings at Adelaide, Marcus Harris said he is working on his plans to tackle the Indian bowlers at the Perth Test beginning on Friday.

India vs Australia: Bharat Arun wants pacers to be protected like race horses; says bowlers have worked hard on consistency
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India vs Australia: Bharat Arun wants pacers to be protected like race horses; says bowlers have worked hard on consistency

Bharat Arun said that bowling at the new Perth Stadium pitch, the venue for second Test, would be a temptation for their current attack, which is capable of adapting to any conditions across the world.