After having Australia on the ropes, India’s pacers let the hosts escape by bowling bouncers injudiciously.
Umesh Yadav bowled the fast ball of the match. However, Varun Aaron wasn’t too far behind.
Batsman Dhoni helps extend total past 400; Captain Dhoni marshals his attack to reduce Aus to 221/4.
The only time both batsmen and fielders were keen to run was when the drinks were brought out.
Sweltering Brisbane, Aussie firepower fail to melt opener’s resolve; India take giant stride on Day One.
Dhoni endorsed Kohli’s approach towards the target, insisting that it was the right one.
Indian batsmen have struggled on grassy Gabba-like tracks, but bowlers have scripted memorable wins for them.
Smith is someone who’s tasted success as a young captain, leading Sydney Sixers to the maiden Big Bash title.
The venue itself is built like a Colosseum, and what adds to ominous setting are the distinctly coloured seats around it.
Indian team begins practice session at the Gabba in Brisbane under increased security cover.
Darling was roped into opening the batting for Australia in Test at a time the senior players were away playing Packer cricket.
India continue to struggle against spin overseas, with Australia’s off-spinner being the tormentor in Adelaide.
It’s become a cliché of sorts, tagging every Test win on foreign soil as the birth of a new epoch.
Kohli played Lyon like he was the Duracell Bunny, hyper-actively moving around in his crease and the pitch.
On Day 3, Varun Aaron and Mohammad Shami bowled to a tight line forcing Warner to score his slowest Test century.
It all started as David Warner lost his middle-stump to a no-ball from Varun Aaron.
If Dhawan provided quick start, Vijay and Pujara laid the foundation before Kohli and Rahane stepped on the pedal.
Kohli stood unfazed. He had by then taken off his helmet, and following a brief and nonchalant inspection.
30.2 ovs — Kohli hit on helmet by Johnson 1st delivery he faces as skipper; 84.2 ovs — Kohli reaches his 100.
Steven Smith hit three boundaries in all to Varun Aaron, each more audacious than the previous.
Clarke the toast of the nation as he overcomes emotional, physical strain to score ton on Day 2.
Aaron and Shami had conceded 25 fours in the 24 overs they bowled overall before the tea-break.
Australia looked to forward to pile on the misery before the Indians struck back with three late wickets.
Virat Kohli has already made his intention clear about playing aggressive cricket Down Under.
It’s quite obvious that the Johnson-factor would have been the most discussed in the Indian camp.
It is learnt that Bhuvi, who is nursing an ankle injury, won’t be available for selection before the Boxing Day Test.
Dhoni sweats it out in the nets even as uncertainty remains over his participation in the 1st Test.
As it turned out, Michael Clarke was in action at the Adelaide Oval on Saturday.
Indian batsmen pooh-pooh the threat of Johnson & Co., promise to fight fire with fire Down Under.
Indian batters got a glimpse of shear pace from the CA XI initially, but negotiated them with ease.
Warner breaks down in Australia’s otherwise upbeat practice session, their first after Hughes’ funeral
Ishant led the way in placing his bat outside the dressing-room in a mark of respect to the late Hughes.
Cricket returns to Australia after days of mourning in a practice game where India’s short-stuff dismisses CA XI.
But Down Under, they don't believe in giving a quarter, not that they expect one from you.
Australia comes to a halt to pay respects to a little brother, mate and favourite son.
Due to circumstances and finger injury, MS Dhoni reaches Adelaide without the usual fanfare.