While Australia face a tall order on the final day in Adelaide, Nathan Lyon still feels the hosts can take the series opener with India.
Australia's batting woes continued as India closed in on victory in the first Test.
Ricky Ponting and Travis Head were not impressed by the reaction of some Australia supporters to India captain Virat Kohli.
India ended day three of the first Test 166 ahead in Australia, with seven wickets in hand, and Ravi Shastri hailed the tourists' attitude.
Australia appear likely to face a stiff target in the first Test against India, who ended day three 166 ahead with seven wickets in hand.
England all-rounder Ben Stokes has spoken out after discovering his sanction from the Cricket Discipline Commission (CDC).
The Cricket Discipline Commission (CDC) has handed Ben Stokes and Alex Hales backdated bans.
Pakistan were soundly beaten by New Zealand on Friday and Sarfraz Ahmed could quit as captain if his decisions are costing the team.
The bowlers have had the upper hand in the opening Test between Australia and India, but Ravichandran Ashwin is not content just yet.
New Zealand had not an away Test series in Asia since 2008 and Kane Williamson hailed triumph against Pakistan.
After claiming a four-wicket haul to restrict Pakistan, debutant William Somerville was feeling positive about New Zealand's chances.
Australia were reduced to 191-7 as India took control of the opening Test in Adelaide.
Tim Southee and William Somerville came to the fore as New Zealand needed less than two sessions to seal victory over Pakistan on day five.
Australia coach Justin Langer believes India will be confident about recording their first ever Test series win Down Under.
A century from Cheteshwar Pujara saw India end the first day in Australia on 250-9, the batsman rising to the occasion at a key interval.
Usman Khawaja's sensational catch headlined a good start for Australia, but Cheteshwar Pujara rescued India with a fine century on day one.
Although he does not expect anything "radical", India's Virat Kohli is still braced for some Australian sledging in the upcoming Tests.
Yasir Shah became the fastest man to 200 Test wickets on Thursday. We take a look at the men he has beaten to that record.