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Brief scores: Australia 326 & 243 beat India 282 & 140 by 146 runs


Day five

Report: Australia crush India by 146 runs in Perth to level series 1-1

Kaushik: Best-laid plans prove faulty as India hit record Test low

Stats: Perth Test defeat equals India’s worst ever year

Reactions: ‘India got it wrong at the start’

Reactions: ‘Disrespectful’ Kohli gets away with more than most: Johnson

As it happened

Gallery: India vs Australia, 2nd Test, Day 5

Quotes: Perth victory over India ‘a big relief’ for winning captain Tim Paine

Quotes: Nathan Lyon cherishes ‘pretty special’ wicket of Virat Kohli

Quotes: We would have liked 30-40 runs less to chase: Virat Kohli

Quotes: When we looked at the pitch, we did not think about Jadeja: Kohli

Quotes: Kohli and Paine play down ‘banter’ during heated Perth Test

Quotes: Won’t sit back and be walked over if similar situation arises: Paine

Quotes: There was nothing wrong with the wicket in Perth: Justin Langer


Day four

Report: Australia five wickets from levelling series in Perth

Kaushik: KL Rahul s fate perhaps no longer in his hands

Narula: India s poor team selection comes to the fore on day four

Analysis: The best and worst from Day 4

News: Shaw out of Australia tour; Pandya, Agarwal added to squad

In pics: India vs Australia, 2nd Test, Day 4

Relive Day 4: As it happened

Quote: I feel there should have been a spinner – Shami

Quote: Verbal duel between Kohli and Paine done in good spirits: Hazlewood

News: Manjrekar lashes out at Kohli for on-field behaviour


Day three

Report: Australia extend lead to 174 at stumps

Kaushik: Sublime Virat Kohli strikes the perfect blend with Perth 123

Narula: Despite Kohli special, India miss another chance to shut out Australia

Gallery: India vs Australia 2018, 2nd Test, Day 3

Analysis: The best and worst from day three

WATCH: Kohli s celebration after reaching 25th Test century and controversial dismissal

Stats: Kohli equals Tendulkar s record of six tons in Australia

Quotes: To get recognised from Tendulkar is a massive honour – Lyon

Quotes: I don t like Virat Kohli s attitude at the moment – Mike Hussey

Quotes: A little surprised: Bumrah on Kohli s controversial dismissal

News: Was Kohli out? Outrage on Twitter after India captain’s contentious dismissal

News: Aaron Finch cleared of serious injury: Cricket Australia

News: WACA chief blames Cricket Australia for poor turnout at Perth

News: Lyon receives Tendulkar s seal of approval after demolishing India s tail


Day two

Report: Kohli, Rahane fifties lead India’s strong reply

Kaushik: With rare hat-trick in sight, Ishant Sharma turns another corner

Narula: Pujara and Rahane tango with Kohli, to India’s gain

Analysis: The best and worst from Day 2 of the Perth Test

Gallery: India vs Australia 2018, 2nd Test, Day 2

Quotes: Big brother Ishant happy to lead India in tough situations


Day one

Report: India keep Australia to 277/6 on up-and-down Perth surface

Kaushik: The thought of missing Ravindra Jadeja will flit through Virat Kohli s mind

Narula: Green and red: A day of two colours

Quote: Ashwin injury could unsettle India

Quote: Lyon will enjoy bowling with amount of bounce on offer: Finch

Quote: Our batsmen will need to show discipline: Vihari

Quote: India bowled a little bit short, Australia pacers could benefit: Border

Relive: As it happened

Gallery: India vs Australia 2018, 2nd Test, Day 1

News: India erred by not picking a specialist spinner: Michael Clarke

News: Perth Test is just the third time India have gone for an all-pace attack


Preview package

Deep Dasgupta: Bowlers have carried faltering batsmen through the season

R Kaushik: Perth s new Optus Stadium: A classic modern-day Colosseum

Preview: India aim to take 2-0 lead in four-match series

Chetan Narula from Perth: VIDEO: Green top could see India unleash four pacers at Perth s new Optus Stadium

Squads: R Ashwin, Rohit Sharma ruled out of 2nd Test; Hanuma Vihari, Ravindra Jadeja in 13-member squad

Statistics: Virat Kohli s India can retain the Border-Gavaskar Trophy with victory in Perth

VIDEO: India s pacers need to be protected like race horses Bharat Arun

Quotes: Indian bowlers don t miss any chances that you give them: Marcus Harris

Quotes: Green top in Perth could backfire on Australia: Michael Vaughan

Quotes: Indian fast bowlers are at the peak of their abilities: Virat Kohli

Quotes: Tim Paine defends Aaron Finch, Mitchell Starc in unchanged Test team