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India celebrate the wicket of Marnus Labuschagne in Melbourne.(Getty Images)

India vs Australia: ‘It’s the weakest batting line-up,’ Gautam Gambhir feels India have a strong chance against ‘vulnerable’ Australia

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON JAN 07, 2021 07:38 AM IST
India vs Australia: Former India batsman Gautam Gambhir believes India have a good chance of winning the series and it stems of Australia’s fragile batting line-up.
Melbourne:India's Ravichandran Ashwin, right, celebrates after bowling Australia's Josh Hazlewood. File(AP)
Melbourne:India's Ravichandran Ashwin, right, celebrates after bowling Australia's Josh Hazlewood. File(AP)

India vs Australia: ‘It became more about survival,’ Glenn McGrath reveals where ‘Australia let themselves down’ at MCG

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON JAN 06, 2021 05:54 PM IST
India vs Australia: India chased down the target easily with 8 wickets in hand to level the series at 1-1. McGrath said that the Australia batsmen were batting for survival and that’s where ‘Australia let themselves down’.
File photo of Melbourne Cricket Ground(@MCC_Members/Twitter)
File photo of Melbourne Cricket Ground(@MCC_Members/Twitter)

India vs Australia: A fan who attended 2nd Test at MCG, tests positive for Covid-19

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON JAN 06, 2021 03:02 PM IST
The Department of Health and Human Services has also urged the other spectators to get themselves tested and isolate if they sat nearby.
Indian pl(Getty Images)
Indian pl(Getty Images)

Rain washes out India’s practice session at MCG

Melbourne | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON JAN 03, 2021 01:00 PM IST
India and Australia players are scheduled to leave for Sydney on Monday.
Photo of India’s stand-in captain Ajinkya Rahane(Twitter)
Photo of India’s stand-in captain Ajinkya Rahane(Twitter)

India vs Australia: Ajinkya Rahane’s name engraved on MCG honours board for 2nd time, stand-in skipper expresses ‘gratitude’ towards fans

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON DEC 30, 2020 07:45 PM IST
Rahane earned this honour after his match-winning 112 against Australia that helped India wining the Boxing Day Test.
India and Australia players share pleasantries each other after the match ended.(Getty Images)
India and Australia players share pleasantries each other after the match ended.(Getty Images)

India vs Australia: Australia’s MCG becomes India’s most successful hunting ground overseas

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON DEC 29, 2020 04:50 PM IST
India vs Australia: India’s eight-wicket win on Tuesday to level the four-Test series 1-1 took their victory count at the Melbourne Cricket Ground to four, thus making it the India’s most successful ground overseas.
Ajinkya Rahane of India (2L) bumps fists with Matthew Wade of Australia as India win by 8 wickets.(Getty Images)
Ajinkya Rahane of India (2L) bumps fists with Matthew Wade of Australia as India win by 8 wickets.(Getty Images)

India vs Australia: India counterpunch squares series

Mumbai | By Sanjjeev K Samyal
UPDATED ON DEC 29, 2020 09:32 PM IST
India vs Australia 2nd Test: Gill, Rahane seal eight-wicket win after bowlers make short work of Australia’s tail
Virat Kohli (L) and Ajinkya Rahane (R)(HT Collage)
Virat Kohli (L) and Ajinkya Rahane (R)(HT Collage)

India vs Australia: ‘Absolutely top knock from Jinks’, Virat Kohli hails Rahane’s century in Melbourne

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON DEC 27, 2020 02:49 PM IST
After the end of day’s play, captain Virat Kohli, who has flown back home on paternity leave, took to his social media account to hail Rahane’s outstanding innings against the mighty Aussies at the MCG.
Indian pacer Mohammad Siraj during Boxing Day Test against Australi in Melbourne(Twitter)
Indian pacer Mohammad Siraj during Boxing Day Test against Australi in Melbourne(Twitter)

India vs Australia: ‘He certainly has skills, swings away from lefties’, Marnus Labushagne lauds Mohammad Siraj

Melbourne | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON DEC 26, 2020 03:20 PM IST
Australia were bowled out for 195 on the opening day of the Test with pacer Jasprit Bumrah and off-spinner R Ashwin sharing seven wickets between them. At stumps, India were 36/1.
Photo of Rishabh Pant (L) and Wriddhiman Saha (L)(HT Collage)
Photo of Rishabh Pant (L) and Wriddhiman Saha (L)(HT Collage)

India vs Australia: The long and short of Rishabh Pant’s return and Wriddhiman Saha’s departure

New Delhi | By Somshuvra Laha
UPDATED ON DEC 26, 2020 07:40 AM IST
The game has changed. Like the modern-day goalkeeper -- who often joins the last-minute goalmouth scrum to score or steps up for a penalty-kick -- wicketkeepers have to bat out of their skin more often these days.
Mohammed Siraj will make his debut for India in the Boxing Day Test(Twitter)
Mohammed Siraj will make his debut for India in the Boxing Day Test(Twitter)

Twitter on fire after India make four changes, hand debuts to Shubman Gill and Mohammed Siraj for Boxing Day Test

New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON DEC 26, 2020 09:13 AM IST
India vs Australia: Twitter was flooded with mixed reactions as India announced their playing XI for he Boxing Day Test making four changes to the side that lost in Adelaide.
Australia's Tim Paine, right, plays a reverse sweep in front of India's Wriddhiman Saha on the second day of their cricket test match at the Adelaide Oval in Adelaide, Australia.(AP)
Australia's Tim Paine, right, plays a reverse sweep in front of India's Wriddhiman Saha on the second day of their cricket test match at the Adelaide Oval in Adelaide, Australia.(AP)

India a proud cricket country, won’t roll over at MCG: Paine

Melbourne | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON DEC 25, 2020 01:24 PM IST
Australia captain Tim Paine is in no mood to take it easy against their battered opponents who collapsed to their record lowest Test score of 36 last week.
India captain Ajinkya Rahane (L) chats with Umesh Yadav during a training session ahead of the second Test in Melbourne.
India captain Ajinkya Rahane (L) chats with Umesh Yadav during a training session ahead of the second Test in Melbourne.

India start afresh without Virat Kohli

Mumbai | By Sanjjeev K Samyal
UPDATED ON DEC 25, 2020 07:50 AM IST
India vs Australia 2nd Test: After the Adelaide drubbing, visitors eye comeback in Boxing Day Test under new captain Ajinkya Rahane.
Ajinkya Rahane (L) and former Indian pacer Ajit Agarkar (L)(HT Collage)
Ajinkya Rahane (L) and former Indian pacer Ajit Agarkar (L)(HT Collage)

India vs Australia: ‘This is a time when leader needs to stand up’, Ajit Agarkar suggests Rahane’s batting position in Kohli’s absence

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON DEC 24, 2020 06:18 PM IST
Former Indian pacer Ajit Agarkar has said that he will be surprised if the stand-in skipper doesn’t promote himself at No 4 in the absence of Kohli for the remainder of the series.
Indian team during practice session in Adelaide(BCCI/Twitter)
Indian team during practice session in Adelaide(BCCI/Twitter)

India Predicted XI for 2nd Test: Under Rahane’s leadership, three changes likely for visitors at MCG

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON DEC 25, 2020 08:39 AM IST
India vs Australia 2nd Test: Leading the charge will be Ajinkya Rahane, who will also have the hard task of lifting the spirits of the team back up ahead of the 2nd Test.
Photo of Indian batsman Mayank Agarwal from the 1st Test against Australia in Adelaide(AP)
Photo of Indian batsman Mayank Agarwal from the 1st Test against Australia in Adelaide(AP)

India vs Australia: ‘Let it go and move on’, Steve Smith’s advice to deflated India after Adelaide debacle

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON DEC 22, 2020 12:00 PM IST
The contest will now move to Melbourne and Smith has no time to think about how India might plot revenge. However, he does have a word of advice for the visitors – ‘Let it go and move on’.
File image of MCG.(Reuters)
File image of MCG.(Reuters)

It is a concern that MCG’s drop-in pitches have not been tested: MCC CEO Fox

Melbourne | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 19, 2020 09:59 PM IST
“It is a concern for me because I would like to give them every opportunity to trial the pitches ...,” Fox was quoted as saying by ‘Sydney Morning Herald’.
Indian captain Virat Kohli takes a selfie with the crowd.(Getty Images)
Indian captain Virat Kohli takes a selfie with the crowd.(Getty Images)

India vs Australia: Boxing Day Test at MCG to have crowds of 25,000

Victoria | By Reuters
UPDATED ON OCT 28, 2020 02:21 PM IST
Authorities are targeting crowds of at least 25,000 people per day at the Melbourne Cricket Ground for Australia’s second cricket Test against India, a government official said on Wednesday.
File image of Virat Kohli and Tim Paine.(Getty)
File image of Virat Kohli and Tim Paine.(Getty)

Very confident of having crowd during India-Australia Boxing Day Test at MCG: Victoria govt head

Melbourne | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON OCT 27, 2020 04:53 PM IST
The head of government in the Australian state of Victoria, Daniel Andrews said he is “very confident” that fans will be able to attend and the administration is “working towards” it.
As per the MCG’s detailed project report (DPR) prepared in 2017, DLF1 required Rs 14.12 crore to fix deficiencies, Rs 9.43 crore for DLF Phase 2 and Rs 11.89 crore for DLF Phase 3. MCG officials privy to the matter said that more than 80% of the sum was for re-carpeting roads. (HT Photo)
As per the MCG’s detailed project report (DPR) prepared in 2017, DLF1 required Rs 14.12 crore to fix deficiencies, Rs 9.43 crore for DLF Phase 2 and Rs 11.89 crore for DLF Phase 3. MCG officials privy to the matter said that more than 80% of the sum was for re-carpeting roads. (HT Photo)

Gurugram: DLF told to re-carpet roads, hand over parks

Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By Kartik Kumar
UPDATED ON SEP 04, 2020 01:30 PM IST
The notices are the latest in a series of moves by the civic body to acquire the three colonies home to upscale residential plots and important commercial sectors, following many requests from the residents
MCG office C-1 in Sector 34 in Gurgaon.(Parveen Kumar/Hindustan Times)
MCG office C-1 in Sector 34 in Gurgaon.(Parveen Kumar/Hindustan Times)

Use, purchase of ACs in MCG, HSVP come under scanner

Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By Kartik Kumar
UPDATED ON JUL 30, 2020 01:58 PM IST
In April, the Haryana government had banned the use of central air conditioners fearing an increase in spread of Covid-19.
Over 200 police officers were present at the spot to give cover to MCG officials. There was a stray incident of stone-pelting allegedly by those living in the shanties, said MCG official(HT Photo)
Over 200 police officers were present at the spot to give cover to MCG officials. There was a stray incident of stone-pelting allegedly by those living in the shanties, said MCG official(HT Photo)

600 shanties demolished by MCG near Sikanderpur

Gurugram | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 28, 2020 02:26 PM IST
The drive was conducted by the officials of the enforcement wing of the civic body and was carried out under heavy police protection.
India cricketer Poonam Yadav completes a catch.(Getty Images)
India cricketer Poonam Yadav completes a catch.(Getty Images)

Tough performing instantly after four-five months: Poonam Yadav

Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUL 25, 2020 06:43 PM IST
Poonam has not seen a proper cricketing facility since turning up at the iconic MCG for the T20 World Cup final in March and with the only scheduled series before next year’s ODI World Cup cancelled, she may not get to play an international game for the rest of the year.
Officials together will keep a watch on over 300 cameras installed across the city. They will keep a special eye out for waterlogging, sewerage leaks, traffic breakdowns and jams. The flood control room will become operational from Monday.(Yogendra Kumar/HT PHOTO)
Officials together will keep a watch on over 300 cameras installed across the city. They will keep a special eye out for waterlogging, sewerage leaks, traffic breakdowns and jams. The flood control room will become operational from Monday.(Yogendra Kumar/HT PHOTO)

Special unit of traffic police, GMDA officials to check waterlogging

Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 09, 2020 01:18 PM IST
A special flood control unit of the Gurugram traffic police has been set up for this purpose this year that will work along with MCG and GMDA officials.
Key agendas on the list of the civic body include the current status of the takeover of several private colonies across the city, the beautification of green belts and parks, and the rejuvenation of ponds during the monsoon season.(Parveen Kumar/Hindustan Times (Representative image))
Key agendas on the list of the civic body include the current status of the takeover of several private colonies across the city, the beautification of green belts and parks, and the rejuvenation of ponds during the monsoon season.(Parveen Kumar/Hindustan Times (Representative image))

Municipal Corporation of Gurugram to conduct its House meeting today

UPDATED ON JUL 06, 2020 03:47 PM IST
An agenda in the MCG’s meeting is the beautification of green belts and parks, and the rejuvenation of ponds.
The order, by MCG commissioner Vinay Pratap Singh, was issued in this regard on late Tuesday.(Yogendra Kumar/HT PHOTO)
The order, by MCG commissioner Vinay Pratap Singh, was issued in this regard on late Tuesday.(Yogendra Kumar/HT PHOTO)
Australia captain Tim Paine in conversation with India captain Virat Kohli. File photo.(AP)
Australia captain Tim Paine in conversation with India captain Virat Kohli. File photo.(AP)

India tour of Australia 2020: Spike in Covid-19 cases casts shadow on MCG boxing day Test

Hindustan Times, New Delhi/Sydney | By HTC and Agencies
UPDATED ON JUL 01, 2020 10:06 AM IST
India tour of Australia 2020: The spurt comes when Australia and Zimbabwe have agreed to postpone three One-day Internationals scheduled in August.
A view inside the Metropolis Mall which is scheduled to reopen on July 01, three months after closing due to the lockdown against the coronavirus in Gurugram on Tuesday.(Parveen Kumar/HT Photo)
A view inside the Metropolis Mall which is scheduled to reopen on July 01, three months after closing due to the lockdown against the coronavirus in Gurugram on Tuesday.(Parveen Kumar/HT Photo)

Aarogya Setu, masks must as malls to reopen in Gurugram, Faridabad today

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Meenakshi Ray
UPDATED ON JUL 01, 2020 11:23 AM IST
Mall authorities will have to ensure that every visitor is scanned for temperature via thermal scanners as well as to ensure that hand-sanitizers are placed at all entry points.
Representational image.(Getty Images)
Representational image.(Getty Images)

Cricket Australia let go of its head of female engagement Sarah Styles

Melbourne | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUN 25, 2020 04:56 PM IST
“Cricket Australia has been a pioneer in female engagement in sport and Sarah has been at the forefront of that strategy,” CA said in a statement to The Sydney Morning Herald.
A security guard offers hand sanitizer to a resident Rail Vihar Sector 47 during lockdown, in Gurugram(Yogendra Kumar/HT PHOTO)
A security guard offers hand sanitizer to a resident Rail Vihar Sector 47 during lockdown, in Gurugram(Yogendra Kumar/HT PHOTO)

Senior citizens a high priority for Rail Vihar residents

By Sharanya Munsi
UPDATED ON APR 24, 2020 06:55 AM IST
Senior citizens can call up any of the volunteers for help to procure not only consumables, such as dairy products and groceries, but also medicines, at any time of the day.
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