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Mitchell Starc's 6 for 28 turned an easy New Zealand chase into a nightmare before their eventual one-wicket win in Auckland
Mitchell Starc's 6 for 28 turned an easy New Zealand chase into a nightmare before their eventual one-wicket win in Auckland © Getty Images
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Specials

    Ashes and dust, dross and gold

Whitewash to Whitewash is an inside look at the ups and down of Australian cricket between 2006 and 2014

'An amenities block converted into a museum for the boy from Bowral'

Melinda Farrell and George Dobell visit the Bradman museum and tour the International Cricket Hall of Fame

    The silver bullet

A pub brawl, a sacked coach and his anti-establishment replacement - the months leading up to Australia's 5-0 win, as chronicled in Daniel Brettig's Whitewash to Whitewash

    Where women glow and men plunder

Diary: Down under, the sun is hot, the creepy-crawlies king-size, and the conversations convivial. By George Dobell

    Warne's World Cup shame

Rewind: When taking a weightloss tablet cost him a year of his career

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After dismissing the value of coaches, Shane Warne goes after gyms

Blogs

Who is the BBL aimed at?

Michael Jeh: There's nothing wrong with the quality of the cricket on offer, but the bells and whistles surrounding it are intrusive and overwhelming

What do we talk about when we talk about aggression?

Alex Bowden: Why do people think players who get up in the opposition's faces also have aggressive approaches in their cricket?

Switching from pace to legspin

In which Nicholas Hogg, compelled by the depredations of age, attempts a change in cricket speciality

Brad Haddin top-scored with 43 off 41 balls
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Glenn Maxwell exults after removing Corey Anderson for 26
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Mitchell Starc swung Australia back into the game
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Mitchell Starc roars after taking a wicket
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Mitchell Starc is flanked by Aaron Finch and Glenn Maxwell after striking twice in two balls
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Smashed: George Bailey damages the door in the Merv Wallace Stand at Eden Park's outer oval, whacking sixes during training
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Country Fixtures Country Results
26th Match, Pool A: Australia v Afghanistan at Perth
Mar 4, 2015 (14:30 local | 06:30 GMT | 01:30 EST | 00:30 CST | 22:30 PST -1d)
NSW v Tasmania at Sydney
Mar 5-8, 2015 (10:30 local | 23:30 GMT -1d | 18:30 EST -1d | 17:30 CST -1d | 15:30 PST -1d)
Queensland v West Aust at Brisbane
Mar 5-8, 2015 (10:00 local | 00:00 GMT | 19:00 EST -1d | 18:00 CST -1d | 16:00 PST -1d)
Victoria v South Aust at Adelaide
Mar 5-8, 2015 (10:30 local | 00:00 GMT | 19:00 EST -1d | 18:00 CST -1d | 16:00 PST -1d)
32nd Match, Pool A: Australia v Sri Lanka at Sydney
Mar 8, 2015 (14:30 local | 03:30 GMT | 22:30 EST -1d | 21:30 CST -1d | 19:30 PST -1d)
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