Another Pujara ton makes Australia toil

The wise, old man born in our times. Cheteshwar Pujara was everything Australia didn’t want him to be today. The 30-year-old beat the daylights out of the hosts with his third hundred of the series, and his 18th overall in Tests, as India capitalised on winning the toss by racking up 303 for 4 at Stumps on…

2018 Test team of the year

Tom Latham The southpaw was in sublime form in 2018, aggregating 658 runs at an impressive average of 59.81. The highlight of Latham’s wonderful run was his undefeated 264versus Sri Lanka at Basin Reserve as he became only the second cricketer from New Zealand to carry the bat during the course of a Test innings. He…

Amla, Elgar give South Africa 1-0 lead

One team has had a reputation of defending small totals, the other has had a reputation of choking but in the end, nothing dramatic unfolded as South Africa chased down 149 with relative ease to take a 1-0 lead in the two-match Test series. Pakistan caused some concerns early on after getting rid of Aiden…

Lyon, Hazlewood leave India in agony

It could very well have been two entirely different Tests, on two entirely different pitches. Australia and India played out an action-packed penultimate day of the Perth Test, with the hosts going back with the advantage, reducing India, chasing a daunting 287 to win, to 112 for 5 at Stumps. Nathan Lyon and Josh Hazlewood…