#India vs Australia

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
While Virat Kohli has been India's regular Test captain, Ajinkya Rahane has always been the first choice for India's stand-in Test captain. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • What sets Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane apart is not only their cricketing guile but their personality, as well
  • While Kohli is aggressive in his approach, Rahane has ice water running in his veins
  • As Test captain, Kohli has win percentage of 58.92 and Rahane has a win percentage of 80

.Australia
David Warner was quick to point out that his daughter loves Virat Kohli. (Photo credit: Instagram/davidwarner31)

  • David Warner's daughter smiled ear-to-ear on receiving the gift from Virat Kohli
  • Indi absolutely loves it, said Warner about the gift
  • Both the Australian and Indian cricketers share good camaraderie off-field

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Losing the Border-Gavaskar Trophy to India has made the upcoming South Africa tour a must-win for Australia. (Photo credit: Twitter/@BCCI)

  • India will host Joe Root's England in a four-match Test series starting from February 5
  • Australia will tour South Africa in March, 2021
  • England will host New Zealand in a two match Test series in June

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Shubman Gill scored 259 runs in six innings during the Border-Gavaskar Trophy 2020-21. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Shubman Gill scored 91 runs off  146 balls in the second innings at Gabba
  • Gill joined a cricket academy in Mohali in 2007
  • The 21-year-old was India's highest run-scorer in the U-19 World Cup of 2018

.Salem, Tamil Nadu, India
Indian left-arm pacer T Natarajan gestures during a grand welcome ceremony, organised by his villagers, at Chinnappampatti in Salem district, Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021. (PTI Photo)

  • 'I was keen to do my job. I didn't expect to get an opportunity in the ODIs,' Natarajan said
  • Natarajan made Test debut in the fourth and final match vs Australia at the Gabba that India won
  • He took 3 wickets in the final match

Saini said he feared he might not have gotten another chance at performing in such a big platform. (Photo credit: Twitter/@navdeepsaini96)

  • Saini faced a groin injury during the first innings in Gabba
  • The right-arm pacer picked up four wickets in his debut game in Sydney
  • The cricketer from Haryana made a leap into the Ranji Trophy in 2013

.Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Mohammed Siraj celebrates the dismissal of Travis Head during the second Test match between India and Australia in Melbourne. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ICC)

  • Mohammed Siraj was lauded by Ravi Shastri for playing well in harsh conditions
  • Siraj dismissed seven batsmen in the Gabba Test, recording his best match figures
  • The Hyderabad pacer has been included in India's Test squad against England

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Mohammed Siraj made his debut in the second Test of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy. (Photo credit: Twitter/@CricketAustralia)

  • Mohammed Siraj's father passed away while he was with the Indian squad in Australia
  • Siraj returned as the highest wicket taker for India with 13 scalps against his name
  • The Hyderabad pacer is also named in India's Test series against England

.Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Washington Sundar claimed three wickets in the first innings of the 4th Test between India and Australia in Brisbane, Australia. (Photo credit: Twitter/@ICC)

  • Sundar's father believes that Washington can one day play as anopener for the country
  • Washington Sundar scored 62 runs in his maiden Test match innings 
  • Sundar has been included in India's squad for the Test series against England

.Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Wriddhiman Saha was dropped after the Day/Night Adelaide Test match. (Photo credit: Twitter/@WriddiPops)

  • Rishabh Pant amassed 274 runs in the series at a phenomenal average of 68.50
  • Wriddhiman Saha scored 9 and 4 runs in the two innings of the first Test match
  • Saha said Rahane does his job with a cool head and never shows excitement