Mohammad Asif insisted that none of the current pace bowlers in the national side know the art of using the new ball
Mohammed Shami has a knee injury while Wriddhiman Saha picked up a hamstring tendon discomfort.
Mickey Arthur will hope to guide Pakistan to a breakthrough Test series win Down Under, with the first match starting in Brisbane.
Ravindra Jadeja picked up his 100th Test scalp after bagging the wicket of Alastair Cook on Day 4 of the fourth Test against England.
Relationship between Australia and Mickey Arthur was laid bare as Mitchell Starc declared the Test team has bonded closer under Darren Lehmann.
Jayant Yadav, with his brilliant knock, became the first Indian batsmen to score a century after coming on to bat at No. 9.
Jayant Yadav bagged his first Test century against England from 196 balls on the fourth day of the Test against England.
Kohli scored double ton against England becoming the first Indian player to score three test double centuries in a calendar year.
Kohli became the only Indian player to score three double centuries in a calendar year after reaching the landmark.
Kohli, after reaching the landmark, became the first Indian batsman to score three Test double centuries in a calendar year.
Virat Kohli scores his third double century of the this year and third as India captain against England in Mumbai.
India kept the pressure on England at stumps on Day 4 with the visitors 49 runs behind and four wickets in hand.
Saurashtra staged a brilliant comeback in their final league game against Delhi in Vadodara to clinch a thrilling four-run win.
MCA and BCCI were in for a shock when a spectator took to social media reminding them of the basic facilities for crowds at stadiums hosting games.
India skipper Virat Kohli’s splendid unbeaten hundred foils England’s comeback bid in the post-lunch session; Murali Vijay scores eighth Test hundred.
Murali Vijay termed his century special, having found his mojo back after failures in the last four outings.
Uttar Pradesh bagged three points on back of their first innings lead in a drawn against Baroda after posting 417 in the second-innings.
The Pakistani allrounder, was pulled up by the organizers with another when security officials found a female guest in his room.
India's women's T20 captain Harmanpreet Kaur made a bright start to her Big Bash League career as she smashed 47 off 28 balls.
Inzamam-ul-Haq said that Pakistan had to come out of the past and try to play cricket of the present era.
Delhi, one of the most heavyweight teams of the domestic circuit, made an inglorious exit losing to Saurashtra by 4 runs.
Bengal got three points by virtue of their first innings lead of 115 runs after bowling out Madhya Pradesh for 370 in reply to their 475.
Kaushik Gandhi's double ton and Vijay Shankar's century helped Tamil Nadu garner three points.
Garware, Divecha, MCA, Sunil Gavaskar and Vijay Merchant pavilions were nearly filled, and so was the Sachin Tendulkar stand.
Virat Kohli became the fourth batsman to complete 1,000 runs or more this year, joining Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root and Alastair Cook.
Virat Kohli struck 147, after being dropped on 68, while Jayant Yadav remained unbeaten on 30 as India reached 451 for seven.
Murali Vijay asserted that India were in firm control of the game after taking a first-innings lead of 51.
Pakistan required just 27.3 overs to roll through the inexperienced home side, after they declared at 216, setting a target of 311.
Virat Kohli helped India overtake England's first-innings 400 as it reached 451-7 at stumps on Day 3.
Virat Kohli's 147 and an equally confident 136 by Murali Vijay enabled India to extend their lead to 51 runs in reply to England's 400.
New Zealand were clean swept by Australia, magnifying a steep decline since the World Cup final last year.
Virat Kohli's unbeaten 147 and Murali Vijay's 8th Test ton take India past England's 400; hosts lead by 51 runs at stumps.
India successfully built on the strong start from Day 2, with Virat Kohli and Murali Vijay getting centuries.
Australia return to Tests after hammering New Zealand 3-0 in an ODI series with a day-night Test at the Gabba.
Virat Kohli continues to remain number 2 in ICC ODI ranks with AB de Villiers at the top and David Warner placed third.
Virat Kohli broke multiple records and picked up numerous milestones during his 15th Test ton against England.