England’s Joe Root: ‘We know how important this game is.’

After two months in the subcontinent, England’s Test cricketers are within touching distance of the departure lounge. Ben Stokes, Jonny Bairstow, Jofr(...)

Australia’s Will Pucovski made a half century on Test debut in Sydney. Photograph: David Gray/Getty/AFP

Australia debutant Will Pucovski hit a maiden half-century on a rain-affected first day of the third Test against India with the four-match series del(...)

 Australia’s Josh Hazlewood is bowled without playing a shot by India’s Ravichandran Ashwin as  wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant looks on on the fourth day of the second  Test match  at the MCG. Photograph: William West/AFP via Getty Images

India completed a remarkable recovery to cruise past Australia in the second Test and level their four-match series at 1-1. Routed for their lowest T(...)

India’s  Ajinkya Rahane  celebrates after reaching his century as Ravindra Jadeja applauds  during day two of the second Test Match against  Australia  at the MCG in Melbourne. Photograph: Scott Barbour/EPA

Ajinkya Rahane defied the weight of the India captaincy and scored arguably the most important century of his international career against Australia o(...)