Australian captain Ricky Ponting said captaincy is about 60 per cent off the field preparation and 40 per cent on the pitch.
MSK Prasad expects Pant to serve India for a long time and revealed that he will be trained under specialist keeping coach to improve his keeping skills.
Chetan Chauhan also slammed Ravi Shastri for claiming that the current Indian side as the ‘best travelling team’ in last 15 years.
Hanuma Vihari scored 56 on his Test debut.
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Ravi Shastri believes his side would be better prepared to tackle Australia if more red-ball cricket was scheduled prior to the first Test in Adelaide starting on December 6.
Ravi Shastri revealed that the team management has requested the BCCI to organize a couple of warm-up matches ahead of India’s four-match Test series against Australia which is scheduled to begin on December 6.
Sunil Gavaskar said that the lack of right field placements or timely bowling changes made by Virat Kohli could have made a huge difference, but it was missing again.
James Anderson, who finished as the leading wicket-taker in the Test series against England, says he is not thinking retirement at 35.
India lost four Tests in a series for the third time in the ongoing decade.
England, who began the 5-Test series at the fifth position with 97 points, gained 8 points and climbed to the 4th position in ICC Test Team Rankings.
The Mohammed Shami’s wicket enabled Anderson to overtake McGrath as the most successful fast bowler in Test history, with 564 wickets.
KL Rahul scored 149 runs in the fourth innings of the fifth Test but failed to save the day as India were bowled out for 345, 118 runs short of the required target.
England won the fifth Test against India by 118 runs at Oval to clinch the series by 4-1. Skipper Joe Root said that he believes the current English side can rise to the top.
At the start of the fifth day, India stood a risk of being blown away. Had they done so, the conclusions drawn from the series could have been adverse.