Australia lead 2-0 in the four-match series.
A mini-collapse followed, Youth Club lost three wickets in five minutes, and out walked Marcus Elliott.
Holder would replace him as skipper for the series against South Africa and the World Cup.
The Australian's Gideon Haigh reserved special praise for new skipper and official man-of-the-match Smith.
McCullum's move means Hamish Rutherford is likely to return to the opening duties in partnership with Latham.
Following on by 351 runs, the tourists battled to 76 for two at the close at SuperSport Park here.
India also complained of the quality of the practice pitches at the Gabba, which they believe led to Dhawan’s injury.
The decision to drop Cook was made at the selectors meeting Friday.
Tendulkar said the platform of this competition is very different despite the considerable weight of cricket.
Despite claiming to be at the receiving end of some hard decisions, Dhoni defended not having the DRS in the series.
All-rounder Binny would want to be more among the wickets, having taken only two so far.
Patel also said that certainly, playing at home is a huge advantage, adding that they can speak from experience.
Morgan, who began his career with Ireland and has played 107 ODIs for England, is in a similarly poor form.
Bravo was left out of the 15-man squad although he was named in the Twenty20 party.
But to Chappell, it seemed liked "whingeing" on India's part.
Recovering from his groin strain, Harris said he was on track for the third Test.
India officials were fuming after batsmen Shikhar Dhawan and Virat Kohli were struck batting in nets.
He was 82 and is survived by wife, son and two daughters.
Tendulkar and Ganguly's ISL teams clashed in the tournament final on Saturday.
Sachin Tendulkar and Saurav Ganguly recall playing days during half-time break of ISL finals.
DV Subba Rao breathed his last at a hospital in Visakhapatnam on Saturday.
Sunil Gavaskar said that the Indians were not accustomed to the aggressive culture as the hosts are.
Atletico de Kolkata beat Kerala Blasters 1-0 to win the Indian Super League.
The first half of the ISL finals is still deadlocked at 0-0.
ECB revealed that Jonathan Trott would lead the four-day team on their tour of South Africa.
Steven Smith lashed out at India for resorting to sledging Mitchell Johnson.
Highligts of the 2nd Test between India and Australia at Brisbane.
England have announced their 15-man squad for the ICC World Cup 2015.
Most players were on the receiving end of either excellent bowling or questionable umpiring decisions.
Steven Smith registered a victory in his maiden Test as captain.
Brisbane pitch curator says no other team has complained about the condition of the pitches.
India collapsed from 71 for one to 224 all out in the first session.
Australia took a 2-0 series lead by chasing down the 128-run target with 4 wickets to spare.
Saeed Ajmal's figures 6.1-0-25-2 helped Pakistan A beat Kenya by 108 runs.
Pakistan coach and pace legend Waqar Younis has said his side needs to revamp its fielding standards.
De Kock contracted the injury after twisting his ankle on the third morning of the match.
Dec 20, 2014 Eoin Morgan has replaced Alastair Cook as the new captain of the England One-Day International (ODI) side. Following a string of disappointing performances Cook was sacked by the England as captain and been left out from the ICC World Cup 2015 squad by England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) on December 19. […]
South Africa dismissed the tourists for a paltry 131 in the second innings.
Pakistan's national selector has said that he is satisfied with Saeed Ajmal's first outing.
Dec 20, 2014 Dale Steyn got his first wicket for the match in the first Test against the West Indies on Day 4 at Centurion. Steyn got rid of a well set Leon Johnson, who departed for 39. In two successive innings Johnson’s flattered to deceive. Steyn meanwhile was up and running after recovering from […]
The hosts were outplayed by the Kiwis in every department in the decider.
Jacques claimed that Smith is a very clever guy, adding that he doesn't let a game drift.
Cook has been sacked as the ODI captain by ECB.
Kohli was informed that he had to bat ahead of Dhawan less than seven minutes before start of play.
The Australian bowlers have skittled India like a pack of schoolboys.
South Africa and West Indies face off on Day 4 of the first Test at Centurion.
West Indies were 76 for the loss of two wickets and needed 275 runs to avoid innings defeat.
Philander picked up four wickets for 29 as West Indies were bowled out for 201 in the first innings.
Ishant Sharma and Suresh Raina complained about not having a vegetarian dish.
India managed to take some late wickets but it was not enough to restrict Australia.
Smith was run out via a direct hit.
Marsh was caught behind by MS Dhoni off Umesh Yadav.
Chris Rogers was the batsman dismissed for 55.
Chris Rogers' fifty came off just 50 balls.
Ishant accounted for David Warner and Shane Watson just before tea.
Ishant Sharma took his second wicket.
Ishant got Warner to nick one behind to MS Dhoni.
Shikhar Dhawan and Umesh Yadav helped take India's lead past 100.
Dhawan was out LBW to Lyon.
Dhawan got to his fifty with a boundary.
Dhawan was able to resume his innings later in the morning prior to lunch.
Steve Harmison has claimed that he is unhappy with the timing of Cook's sacking by the ECB.
Mitchell Johnson got rid of Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, and Rohit Sharma in one terrifying spell.
Cheteshwar Pujara was dismissed by Josh Hazlewood.
Ashwin was dismissed by Mitchell Starc.
Morgan too would join Pietersen in the Big Bash League, but for a different team, i.e. Sydney Thunders.
MS Dhoni was out for a two-ball duck.
Johnson got rid of Rohit Sharma two balls after he had got Ajinkya Rahane.
Ajinkya Rahane was out for 10.
Kohli looked out of sorts in his brief stay at the crease.
Pujara has scored six tons and six fifties.
Milne has proved repeatedly that he is a very good fielder and today was no different.
Shikhar Dhawan was apparently injured in nets after being struck on the arm.
Indian bowlers today conceded 258 runs for the last four wickets.
Vengsarkar expressed his view about the controversial DRS and its application.
Birla had filed a written complaint with MPCA regarding Hirwani's alleged objectionable language.
Kallis is the only all-rounder in the team.
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Australia were bowled out for 505 after their lower order continued to make merry against some abysmal bowling from India.
India buckled down in the final session to reach 71 for one at stumps against Australia on Day Three of the second Test.
While Australia has an advantage of 25 runs over its oppositions, India has a disadvantage of 18.
The decision to replace Cook was taken by England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) selectors at a meeting Friday.
Amla, who amassed a staggering knock of 208, said that he was really happy to get some runs on the board.
Flintoff also believed that Pietersen was an immensely talented cricketer.
Matt Henry registered his maiden ODI five-wicket haul.
The likes of Shane Warne, Michael Vaughan and Darren Gough are voicing their support in favour of Pietersen’s knock.
Australia captain Steve Smith praised his tail-enders for their excellent contribution.
Pakistan lost their sixth wicket with 172 runs on board after Sohail's dismissal.
Cook is expected to be able to continue captaining the Test side and will focus on England's bid to regain the Ashes.
Pakistan reached a score of 145/5 after 36 overs, needing 131 to win from 84 balls.
Dec 19, 2014 Sri Lanka’s leading spinner, Rangana Herath is likely miss the First Test against New Zealand at Christchurch. According to stuff.co.nz Herath will miss the first Test against the Kiwis due to a groin Injury sustained in Sri Lanka’s previous assignment which was the One-Day International series against England. Angelo Mathews suggested that […]
Ahmed Shehzad gave a simple catch to Kane Williamson at mid-on off the bowling of Matt Henry.
Pakistan reached a score of 97 for three in the 27th over at the time of the milestone.
The pair managed to pull Pak out of the mess they were in at the start of the innings
Ajmal made the statement after playing in the unofficial match for Pak 'A' vs Kenya.
Dec 19, 2014 West Indies have batted twice on Day three of the first Test against South Africa at Centurion. Following on, the tourists finished the day at 76 for two. Vernon Philander and Morne Morkel did bulk of the damage for South Africa. None of the West Indies top order managed a half century […]
Asad Shafiq was the latest to return to the pavilion, dismissed off the bowling of Anton Devcich.
Younis Khan was caught by wicket-keeper Luke Ronchi off the bowling of Matt Henry.
Matt Henry managed to get an early dismissal for New Zealand.