Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands.
Former India cricketer VVS Laxman on Friday lauded the versatility of batsman KL Rahul, saying that "what an important knock he is playing for his team."
Andhra Pradesh's wicket-keeper batsman KS Bharat has been called up to India's squad for the remaining ODIs against Australia, BCCI revealed on Friday.
Former England skipper Michael Vaughan on Friday let it rip at the Indian cricket team and said the side lacks engine room and their vulnerability in the middle order is there for everyone to see.
It was on January 17, 2008, that spinner l Kumble became the third bowler in international cricket to pick up 600 wickets in the longest format of the game.
Wide-spread thunderstorm systems moving across Australia's east coast are set to bring some much-needed relief to firefighting efforts on Friday, with even more rain predicted over the weekend.
Former South Africa batsman AB de Villiers, who is playing his inaugural season in the Big Bash League (BBL) for Brisbane Heat, has picked his favourite batsman in the tournament.
Ahead of the do-or-die match against Australia, India batsman Shreyas Iyer asserted that the team will come back strong in the series after losing the first ODI.
After the humiliating 10-wicket defeat to Australia in the first ODI of the three-match rubber, Shreyas Iyer on Thursday said the nation is never ready to witness the collapse of Team India in such a manner. Iyer also expressed that he is ready to bat at any position which is suited for the team after being pushed down to No.5 in the first ODI against his usual No.4 spot.
Ahead of the second ODI of the three-match series against India, Australia's spinner Adam Zampa on Thursday said that leg-spinners trouble Virat Kohli during the start of his innings.
Team India will look to leave behind the drubbing they faced in Mumbai and draw level in the second ODI against Australia set to be played at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium on Friday.