Village boy, rickshaw driver’s son: Indian cricket’s unlikely heroes

NEW DELHI: After India ended Australia's 32-year unbeaten streak at Brisbane's Gabba ground to win the Border-Gavaskar Trophy Test series, AFP Sport looks at...

‘Miracle’ at the Gabba as India stun Australia

BRISBANE: India pulled off a record run-chase in a thrilling final session to hand Australia their first defeat at Brisbane's Gabba ground since 1988...

Depleted India out to breach Australia’s Gabba fortress

BRISBANE: Injury-hit India head to Australia's Gabba fortress for tomorrow's final Test with high hopes of retaining the Border-Gavaskar trophy after securing an epic...

Defiant India stand firm for draw in third Australia Test

SYDNEY: A courageous and injury-wracked India pulled off a remarkable draw in a tense third Test against Australia yesterday as they survived against the...

Buccaneers, Bills end NFL playoff droughts, Rams down Seahawks

LOS ANGELES: Six-time Super Bowl champ Tom Brady padded his postseason resume as both the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Buffalo Bills snapped long...

India battle to save Sydney Test marred by crowd abuse allegations

SYDNEY: India were battling to avoid defeat against Australia after losing two wickets before the close of play yesterday in a third Test marred...

Labuschagne, Smith steer Australia to lead over India

SYDNEY: First innings heroes Marnus Labuschagne and Steve Smith steered Australia to an commanding 197-run lead in the high-stakes third Test yesterday, leaving an...

New Zealand thrash Pakistan to become world top-ranked team

CHRISTCHURCH: New Zealand players celebrate after winning day four of the second international cricket Test match between New Zealand and Pakistan...

South Africa complete series win

JOHANNESBURG: South Africa's Aiden Markram (center) watches the ball after playing a shot as Sri Lanka's wicketkeeper Niroshan Dickwella (left) looks...

Resilient India thump Australia

MELBOURNE: Australia's Mitchell Starc drops a catch from Indian batsman Ajinkya Rahane on the fourth day of the second cricket Test...

India rip through Australia batting, targeting victory

MELBOURNE: Australia's wicketkeeper Tim Paine (right) runs out India's batsman Ajinkya Rahane on the third day of the second cricket Test...

Gutsy Rahane century puts India in driving seat against Australia

MELBOURNE: India's Ajinkya Rahane (left) celebrates scoring his century (100 runs) as teammate Ravi Jadeja (right) looks on during the second...

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