The Boxing Day Test match is a cricket Test match held in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia involving the Australian cricket team and an opposing national team which is touring Australia during the southern summer.
Join the crowd at the Boxing Day Test at the MCG between Australia and Pakistan.
Haroon Lorgat, chief executive officer of Cricket South Africa. (Photo by ANESH DEBIKY/AFP/Getty Images) The CEO of the Cricket South Africa (CSA), Mr. Haroon Lorgat, has confirmed that the South African team will play a Boxing Day Test in this season. www.bing.com
The last Test for which he was unavailable was the 2014 Boxing Day Test against New Zealand in Christchurch, when he was nursing a leg injury, and also attended the birth of his second child. The Pallekele Test is scheduled to begin from August 12. www.bing.com
Bird toured India but did not play a Test and was selected for the abandoned Australia A tour of South Africa due to the pay war. He has taken 34 wickets in his eight Tests but has not worn the Baggy Green since the 2016 Boxing Day Test against Pakistan ... www.bing.com
The wicketkeeper-batsman announced his sudden and stunning retirement from Test cricket midway through an Australia series in 2014, with the Boxing Day match in Melbourne being the last of his 90 appearances in the longer format. He has continued to ... www.bing.com
Virat as a batsman? One would dare to question it, and now Virat as a captain....a 'No' either. India still have two more Test matches to go against the Lankans, after which they would head to South Africa for an all-important round of Test battle. www.bing.com
It’s that time of year again, and Melbourne is gearing up for the Boxing Day Test match, this year against India. Will the little master, Sachin Tendulkar, become the first man to score 100 international centuries on the hallowed turf of the greatest ... www.bing.com
1. Australia famously lost the 1982 Boxing Day Test by three runs to England. Who was man of the match? 2. It wasn’t quite Boxing Day (the Test against England started on December 29), but which Australian legend made his debut at the MCG in 1978? www.bing.com
It was supposed to be a boring draw but Australia has produced one of its most famous victories by coming back from the dead in the Boxing Day Test. Unable to make inroads into the Pakistan batting lineup during two rain-affected days, the hosts looked ... www.bing.com
The start of the Boxing Day Test in Melbourne represents the start of one of cricket’s finest traditions in the long history of the sport. The day after Christmas at the MCG is not the only custom that cricket fans hold dear, as there are others around ... www.bing.com