A late collapse gave Australia a flicker of hope, with India's last four wickets falling for just four runs.
Aaron Finch was dismissed by Ravichandran Ashwin in the 12th over of the Australian second innings.
Steve Smith and David Warner's bans will end on March 30, 2019 while Cameron Bancroft's will end in December this year.
Some decisions made by MS Dhoni during the 2012 tri-series in Australia didn't sit well with Gautam Gambhir, who made his feelings amply clear.
Ricky Ponting's statement comes after Aaron Finch was wrongly given out by umpire Kumar Dharmasena.
India need 6 wickets to win the Adelaide Test.
Highlights India vs Australia: Mohammed Shami and Ravichandran Ashwin picked up two wickets each, while Shaun Marsh and Travis Head remained unbeaten at stumps on Day 4.
Pat Cummins had a few choice words to say to KL Rahul after a streaky boundary for the Indian on Day 3 of the first Test.
India are currently 166 runs ahead with seven wickets in hand and two days of play left in the first Test.
Pakistan started the Test series against New Zealand in sixth spot but dropped one place after suffering a 1-2 loss.
Steve Rixon will begin his new assignment later this month and join the Sri Lankan team in New Zealand.
Virat Kohli aggregated 692 runs at an average of 86.50 in the four-match Test series Down Under in 2014/15.
Virat Kohli was booed by a section of fans during the third day of the Adelaide Test.
Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane were at crease when umpires called it a day.
Rishabh Pant took six catches in the first innings of the Adelaide Test between India and Australia.
Virat Kohli joined Sachin Tendulkar (1809), VVS Laxman (1236) and Rahul Dravid (1143) on the elite list.
Australia coach Justin Langer also played down criticism from legendary Sachin Tendulkar.