The Games will go back to Australia 32 years after the popular 2000 Sydney Olympics. Melbourne hosted in 1956
The Australian city's victory already looked certain after it was put on the fast track in February by being named the preferred candidate without a formal opponent.
International Olympic Committee named the Australian city of Brisbane its preferred host in a new bidding process not needing a vote or even any rival candidates
International Olympic Committee named the bid centered on the coastal city in the state of Queensland as its preferred candidate.
A regular member of the ICC Elite Panel of Umpires since 2012, Oxenford officiated in 62 Test matches. The last of which was the final game of the Australia-India series in Brisbane.
Tim Paine's leadership was "never in question" for Australia's Test selectors.
After a poor series against India, Matthew Wade was left out of Australia's Test squad to face South Africa.
For a youngster coming into the Test side, he feels that there is no need to draw any inspiration from outside as there are so many role models in that India dressing room
Saini said, 'Ajinkya bhaiya asked me If I would be able to bowl with the injury, I just had to say yes'
Saha, who is considered India's number one wicketkeeper, said he does not see Pant's heroic show as the end of road for him in the Indian team
Thakur snared seven wickets and was India's top scorer in the first innings, striking 67 while batting at No.8
India recorded one of their most memorable wins on Tuesday when they defeated a full-strength Australia by three wickets
Clarke, however, refused to blame team leader Tim Paine for the unthinkable Test series defeat at home.
India chased down an imposing 328 in the fourth and final Test to hand Australia their first loss in 32 years at 'Fortress Gabba'
Rahane did remarkably well in galvanising the squad after the regular skipper Virat Kohli headed back home on paternity leave
India chased down a mammoth target of 328, with Pant playing a key role with his 138-ball unbeaten knock
It was India's first Test victory at the Gabba in their seventh visit since 1947-48, and the first time Australia were beaten at what was flagged as their 'fortress' since 1988.
An injury-ravaged India beat Australia by three wickets in the series-deciding fourth Test at the Gabba
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