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  • Quo Vadis, Quad?

    Quo Vadis, Quad?

    The bull case scenario would be to read the summit as marking a seminal shift in US policy which presupposes Washington prioritising working with India, Japan, and Australia rather than NATO on the world stage.

    March 17, 2021
  • Testing times

    Testing times

    The competition coincided with the coronavirus, which swept the world in a terrifying, seemingly unstoppable surge and caused a shutdown which would later have to be coped with by means of what came to be called bio-secure bubbles.

    March 8, 2021
  • Ashton Agar, Glenn Maxwell take Australia to 64-run win over New Zealand in 3rd T20I

    Ashton Agar, Glenn Maxwell take Australia to 64-run win over New Zealand in 3rd T20I

    Batting first, Maxwell's innings and captain Aaron Finch's 69 off 44 balls catapulted Australia to the huge total of 208/4. Agar then wreaked havoc.

    March 3, 2021
  • Unacademy’s new film draws inspiration from the life of Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar

    Unacademy’s new film draws inspiration from the life of Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar

    The film celebrates the ‘never give up’ spirit by commemorating some of the most challenging times of the veteran cricketer’s career and his subsequent triumphs.

    March 2, 2021
  • La-la land

    La-la land

    Some evidence of it could be discerned this week when Sourav Ganguly, ahead of the Motera Test, a pinkball one, against England, spoke eloquently of a fullhouse blockbuster in the offing and how delighted he was that normality had returned after the loss of so many months to Covid-19.

    February 22, 2021
  • Indian students in Australia eligible to receive Covid-19 vaccine

    Indian students in Australia eligible to receive Covid-19 vaccine

    Australian Health Minister Greg Hunt made clear international students were an important part of the country’s vaccination strategy which aims to give as many people as possible access to the vaccine.

    February 16, 2021
  • Covid-19: Pfizer vaccine arrives in Australia

    Covid-19: Pfizer vaccine arrives in Australia

    Prime Minister Scott Morrison said it was a historic day for Australia.

    February 15, 2021
  • Rising, shining

    Rising, shining

    This is when you think back to when the competition was being hawked, with the leading lights of cricket presumably persuaded to tell fans across the world that it would give Test matches the right kind of context.

    February 7, 2021
  • Sam Gannon, Australia’s star against India at Perth 1977, no more

    Sam Gannon, Australia’s star against India at Perth 1977, no more

    Perth Scorchers took the field against Sydney Sixers on Saturday night wearing black armbands in Gannon's memory.

    February 6, 2021
  • Mitchell Marsh fined for breaching Cricket Australia’s Code of Conduct

    Mitchell Marsh fined for breaching Cricket Australia’s Code of Conduct

    Marsh had reacted angrily to an unfavourable umpiring decision in the Scorchers' nine-wicket BBL Qualifier defeat against Sydney Sixers

    January 31, 2021
  • Cheteshwar Pujara says win in Melbourne helped India against Australia

    Cheteshwar Pujara says win in Melbourne helped India against Australia

    Speaking about the upcoming Test series against England, Pujara gave a warning to his team and suggested the visitors to be not taken lightly.

    January 31, 2021
  • How’s that?

    How’s that?

    Mohammad Siraj and Shardul Thakur sent Australia hurtling towards doom where they had anticipated victory all right but the situation ought to have struck the Board of Control for Cricket in India as something that merited an inquiry, especially when it is led by a former national captain.

    January 24, 2021
  • PM Modi congratulates Team India for winning Brisbane Test

    PM Modi congratulates Team India for winning Brisbane Test

    India on Tuesday became the first team to conquer The Gabba in 33 years as they beat Australia by three wickets in the final Test and won the four-match Border-Gavaskar Trophy series 2-1.

    January 19, 2021
  • 4th Test: Rain ends Day 4 early, India need 324 more to win

    4th Test: Rain ends Day 4 early, India need 324 more to win

    India had posted 336 in reply to Australia's first inning score of 369, thus conceding a 33-run lead.

    January 18, 2021
  • Wimps of Oz

    Wimps of Oz

    The Sydney wicket’s unresponsiveness came to be spoken of too by several home voices, including that of the coach, but in the welter of words uttered in exchanges with the media, there were only superficial references to the glaring lack of fair play, even by those who wren’t all that appreciative of the thing done.

    January 17, 2021
  • Of war crimes and double standards

    Of war crimes and double standards

    The conflict stems from a Chinese satirical cartoon tweeted by a Chinese diplomat, Zhao Lijian, in condemning the war crimes committed by Australian troops against 39 civilians and Afghan prisoners and calling for accountability for the brutal act.

    January 15, 2021
  • AUS vs IND: Australia reach 153/3 at Tea on Day 1 of 4th Test against India

    AUS vs IND: Australia reach 153/3 at Tea on Day 1 of 4th Test against India

    However, just when Australia looked threatening, debutant off-spinner Washington Sundar sent Australia's premier batsman Smith back to the pavilion

    January 15, 2021