For Virat Kohli, it will be ‘high voltage cricket’ but not ‘unnecessary tension’

From Shikhar Dhawan mocking an injured Shane Watson in 2013 to David Warner used as an official provocateur during the 2014-15 tour; to resist the “mental disintegration” in 2004 to childish fights on the field even after the death of Phillip Hughes.

There was a time when the rivalry between India and Australia seemed to have come in a chirp of real physical shots on the pitch. The 2018-19 tour of India to Australia had all it takes to be the ugliest ever, but before that happened, we had the Cape Town tampering scandal and something changed.