Australia currently lead the four-match Test series 1-0 vs India. The next match is scheduled to be held in Bengaluru.
Former India batsman VVS Laxman came out in support of the Indian team and said that Pune defeat was an aberration and they will definitely bounce back in Bengaluru.
While the media has often reported about a rift between Virender Sehwag and MS Dhoni, they seem to enjoy a warm equation. Recently, Dhoni even visited Sehwag's school and interacted with the students.
Ravindra Jadeja impersonated Steve Smith's routine between deliveries during Australia's second innings on Day 3 of the opening Test against India in Pune.
Under MS Dhoni's leadership, India had never lost a home Test to Australia. Dhoni enjoyed an unblemished record against the team from Down Under, winning 8 matches.
Mohammed Shami is eyeing to make a possible return to the field by playing the last two matches of the ongoing Vijay Hazare Trophy.
Both Amitabh Choudhary and Aniruddh Chaudhary are known to be hard-core N Srinivasan loyalists but their presence in the meeting may not go down well with the Vinod Rai-led four-member panel.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni is still good enough to play all three formats of the game, reckons Chhattisgarh captain Mohammad Kaif.
Unhappy with India's humiliating defeat in the first Test against Australia, former India captain Mohammad Azharuddin said that off-spinner Jayant Yadav and speedster Ishant Sharma should be dropped for the next Test.
Virat Kohli remained the highest-placed Indian batsman at second, while off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin held on to his top position in both the bowlers' and all-rounders' list of the latest ICC Test rankings.
MS Dhoni cracked a ton in just 94 balls with the help of 10 fours and 6 sixes against Chattisgarh in the Vijay Hazare Trophy which helped his team win the match by 78 runs.
Australia's stunning 333-run win in the first Test at Pune was their first victory in India since 2004 and ended the hosts' unbeaten streak of 19 Tests.
Australia on Saturday demolished India by 333 runs inside three days to take a 1-0 lead in the four-Test series with left-arm spinner Steve O'Keefe the unlikely hero.
Sachin Tendulkar, who Virat Kohli regards as his cricketing idol, said one loss does not decide the outcome of a long series.
Ahead of the Pune Test, Harbhajan Singh stated that India would go on to win the series 3-0 even if Steve Smith's men played well.
Steve O'Keefe was instrumental in Australia victory in the first Test match at Pune where the left-arm spinner picked up 12 wickets in the match.
Australia captain Steve Smith didn't mince his words while stating that India actually played into their hands by preparing a rank turner which got their spinners into play.
India captain Virat Kohli reckoned that India needed something like the loss to Australia for a reality check and termed his team's batting display in the first Test match in Pune as the "worst" batting performance in recent times.