Australia v India, 3rd Test, Perth, 1st day January 13, 2012

'I show intent and it came off today' - Warner

David Warner couldn't lay bat on ball in the net sessions leading up to the WACA Test, which makes his dazzling 69-ball century all the more special
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David Warner entered this Test harbouring doubts about his ability to score runs at the WACA. It doesn't bear thinking about what he might have achieved had he been full of confidence.

To see Warner bat, to watch him dive in the field, to hear him speak candidly about the many weaknesses of the opposition, it is hard to believe he has misgivings about anything. But the sheer joy that he displayed when he launched Vinay Kumar over long-on for six to bring up the fourth-fastest Test hundred of all time, and a century in a session, was telling.

Warner sprinted towards the Lillee-Marsh Stand as if trying for a quick single. He leapt like an Olympic hurdler as he headed in the direction of the dressing rooms, his team-mates and the WACA crowd cheering him on. Eventually, he pulled up his run and completed a more composed bat-raise and helmet-kiss but in no way was this a nonchalant celebration. In no way was it a nonchalant innings.

By the time he walked off the ground with 104 runs to his name from 80 deliveries, he had scored more in this innings alone than he had in all his previous WACA appearances combined - Twenty20s, one-dayers, first-class matches, everything. That record, along with his struggles to get a start since his Hobart hundred against New Zealand, left Warner slightly worried entering this Test.

"I've come to the WACA and put doubts in my mind," Warner said. "I said to Mike Hussey the other day I've batted here a couple of times and I haven't really scored any runs.

"I see that Hobart was a challenging wicket and then we come to Melbourne and you look at the SCG as well and the boys are putting on 600 runs and you missed out, you think in the back of your mind, what did I do wrong? I know I got a good ball against Zaheer in Sydney. That's cricket. But you always put some doubt in your mind, where's your next runs going to be, when are they going to come."

It didn't help that Warner had trouble in the nets during the lead-up to this Test. When his team-mates Mitchell Starc bowled him at training, Warner was ready to throw it in. "I said 'I give up, I can't work in this environment'," Warner said. "I couldn't lay bat on ball.

"It wasn't the pace and bounce, it was more me with my head getting still. JL [batting coach Justin Langer] and Mickey Arthur said to me if you look down the line, the axis of where my head was, I was always falling away and over my front leg. When the ball is coming straight down the wicket, you want to try and put your head in line with the ball. That's what I was working on mainly this week."

His work paid off when India's bowlers struggled following the dismissal of their batsmen for 161. The runs flowed. Warner welcomed Vinay Kumar with a six over long-on off his fourth ball in Test cricket for six, and struck boundaries to all parts of the ground.

Some of the WACA spectators had seen Adam Gilchrist's 57-ball Test ton against England six years ago, and Chris Gayle's 70-ball effort in 2009-10. A few older ones had probably even been at the venue when Roy Fredericks reached triple-figures off 71 balls in 1975-76. This century, a 69-ball effort, was a worthy addition to the list of WACA demolitions.

"I was actually looking at my strike-rate and I said this ain't Test cricket, this is something different," Warner said. "It's just how I approach the game. I show intent, and it came off today.

"I've always said if the ball's in my zone I'm going to go after it. That's what I did ... In my zone is anything that's within the three- to four-metre length. I find that's probably the zone where, if it's full I'll probably throw the kitchen sink at it, especially when it's a green wicket like this and it's a bit lively."

Not that his judgment was always flawless. On 80, he tried to pull an Umesh Yadav bouncer and was struck a fearsome blow in the helmet. Then came a few minutes of attention from the physio Alex Kountouris, some stretching of the neck to ensure he wasn't going to be badly affected, and Warner batted on. He plundered 21 from his next eight balls to race to a century.

"You don't really ever want to go off for anything," Warner said. "The physio said to me if I had a bit of blurred vision it would have been silly to carry on. But I was fine and just a bit shaken up. It's the second time I've been hit here at the WACA. I just think I've got to try and keep my eye on the ball and keep watching it. I'm feeling good now, I've got a nice golf ball at the back of my ear, but that's fine."

The best thing for Warner was that he finished not out. Spectators will be well advised to arrive at the WACA on time on Saturday morning. It could be another eventful session.

Brydon Coverdale is an assistant editor at ESPNcricinfo

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  • zenboomerang on January 16, 2012, 8:20 GMT

    @Peterincanada... Warner is the perfect opener - aggressive quick scorer that will not get bogged down & compliments Cowan - aka Hayden & Langer - a near perfect opening team... Also our first 200 opening stand for 4 years demands being noticed... Warners 2 tons in 8 innings is up there with the very best cricketers, let alone 2 not outs - 1 through the whole side getting out...

  • zenboomerang on January 16, 2012, 8:19 GMT

    @RandyOZ... Where were Marsh, Ponting, Clarke, Hussey, Haddin?... Should have been your question... Still Haddin has been both poor with the bat & the gloves in recent times... Marsh has only shown form in SL against an average bowling unit with key bowlers missing... The same could be said for Hussey - failed in SA & against NZ... Without Watson in the middle order the team has shown regular collapses over the last 3-4 years...

  • on January 14, 2012, 6:33 GMT

    @Goviro - Do u still believe in this team?? I always believed that I am one of the strongest supporter of our TEAM. Even during the toughest days in the early 2000's when the match fixing scandal broke out, I never got dis-heartened, never in 2011 when India got white-washed, because I always believed there is hope. Now, looking into the current team, looking at their faces, I dont know what to say... Good Luck Team India - Thats all.

  • RandyOZ on January 14, 2012, 6:20 GMT

    Clearly Haddin has to go now. Surely it's time. Surely? Warner and Cowan were brilliant. People won't like this but Clarke again failed after getting a big score. He does not have the ability to back up his performances. It's like he thinks 1 big score is an excuse for failing in the next 2-3 innings.

  • Marcio on January 14, 2012, 5:47 GMT

    @landl47 it's amazing how you manage to denigrate every Australian performance and player, regardless of the facts, and no matter how wonderful. There is absolutely nothing wrong with Warner's defence. He gets out attacking almost every time. Me thinks you are still clinging desperately to your fantasy that Australia "have absolutely nothing coming through" in batting - as you put it. Warner is playing his fifth test. He's 25 years old and has played a handful of first class games, (and averages about 70, BTW). Have you ever thought of the small possibility that Warner may actually get even better with experience, in terms of technique?

  • Meety on January 14, 2012, 5:04 GMT

    @landl47 - did you see any of Warner's innings? Not ONE shot went over the slips. Apart from his 6s, few of his 4s have gone in the air. He boasts a FC average AND Test average in the 60s after 5 Tests, not much more he needs to do in the short term. The fact is he IS still learning his game & I have no doubts at all that he is recalibrating his temprement to play long innings because he DOES have good defensive technique. His ton against NZ at Hobart stood out like a beacon amongst the other 21 players on display. Perhaps you are just a shade worried that your "young lions" have been whipped TWICE by a Bangladesh A side, the 2nd loss was against a very weak A-side. Obviously Oz have far more bench strength coming thru than your mob!!!!!

  • RandyOZ on January 14, 2012, 5:00 GMT

    Just goes to show how poor England's victory was. Australia is crushing them twice as bad as England did. We know the true #1 don't we? Warner will be destroying attacks like this for the next 10 years!

  • mscommerce on January 14, 2012, 4:08 GMT

    Well played by Warner, both off and on the field. C'mon India, get a backbone in your bodies and some grit in your mental attitude. A pathetic verbal comeback by our younger players.

  • Peterincanada on January 14, 2012, 0:50 GMT

    I agree with a number of posters that while Warner and Sehwag are a joy to watch if they get going they are mis-placed as opening bats except in the one day game. In test matches time is rarely an issue and the prime function of an opener is to keep wickets intact so that the strokemakers can make hay when the ball loses its shine and the attack tires. Both would be better used in the middle order.

  • six-hitter on January 14, 2012, 0:31 GMT

    India just need luck, like the pitch turning to a flat dead wicket before their second innings.

  • zenboomerang on January 16, 2012, 8:20 GMT

    @Peterincanada... Warner is the perfect opener - aggressive quick scorer that will not get bogged down & compliments Cowan - aka Hayden & Langer - a near perfect opening team... Also our first 200 opening stand for 4 years demands being noticed... Warners 2 tons in 8 innings is up there with the very best cricketers, let alone 2 not outs - 1 through the whole side getting out...

  • zenboomerang on January 16, 2012, 8:19 GMT

    @RandyOZ... Where were Marsh, Ponting, Clarke, Hussey, Haddin?... Should have been your question... Still Haddin has been both poor with the bat & the gloves in recent times... Marsh has only shown form in SL against an average bowling unit with key bowlers missing... The same could be said for Hussey - failed in SA & against NZ... Without Watson in the middle order the team has shown regular collapses over the last 3-4 years...

  • on January 14, 2012, 6:33 GMT

    @Goviro - Do u still believe in this team?? I always believed that I am one of the strongest supporter of our TEAM. Even during the toughest days in the early 2000's when the match fixing scandal broke out, I never got dis-heartened, never in 2011 when India got white-washed, because I always believed there is hope. Now, looking into the current team, looking at their faces, I dont know what to say... Good Luck Team India - Thats all.

  • RandyOZ on January 14, 2012, 6:20 GMT

    Clearly Haddin has to go now. Surely it's time. Surely? Warner and Cowan were brilliant. People won't like this but Clarke again failed after getting a big score. He does not have the ability to back up his performances. It's like he thinks 1 big score is an excuse for failing in the next 2-3 innings.

  • Marcio on January 14, 2012, 5:47 GMT

    @landl47 it's amazing how you manage to denigrate every Australian performance and player, regardless of the facts, and no matter how wonderful. There is absolutely nothing wrong with Warner's defence. He gets out attacking almost every time. Me thinks you are still clinging desperately to your fantasy that Australia "have absolutely nothing coming through" in batting - as you put it. Warner is playing his fifth test. He's 25 years old and has played a handful of first class games, (and averages about 70, BTW). Have you ever thought of the small possibility that Warner may actually get even better with experience, in terms of technique?

  • Meety on January 14, 2012, 5:04 GMT

    @landl47 - did you see any of Warner's innings? Not ONE shot went over the slips. Apart from his 6s, few of his 4s have gone in the air. He boasts a FC average AND Test average in the 60s after 5 Tests, not much more he needs to do in the short term. The fact is he IS still learning his game & I have no doubts at all that he is recalibrating his temprement to play long innings because he DOES have good defensive technique. His ton against NZ at Hobart stood out like a beacon amongst the other 21 players on display. Perhaps you are just a shade worried that your "young lions" have been whipped TWICE by a Bangladesh A side, the 2nd loss was against a very weak A-side. Obviously Oz have far more bench strength coming thru than your mob!!!!!

  • RandyOZ on January 14, 2012, 5:00 GMT

    Just goes to show how poor England's victory was. Australia is crushing them twice as bad as England did. We know the true #1 don't we? Warner will be destroying attacks like this for the next 10 years!

  • mscommerce on January 14, 2012, 4:08 GMT

    Well played by Warner, both off and on the field. C'mon India, get a backbone in your bodies and some grit in your mental attitude. A pathetic verbal comeback by our younger players.

  • Peterincanada on January 14, 2012, 0:50 GMT

    I agree with a number of posters that while Warner and Sehwag are a joy to watch if they get going they are mis-placed as opening bats except in the one day game. In test matches time is rarely an issue and the prime function of an opener is to keep wickets intact so that the strokemakers can make hay when the ball loses its shine and the attack tires. Both would be better used in the middle order.

  • six-hitter on January 14, 2012, 0:31 GMT

    India just need luck, like the pitch turning to a flat dead wicket before their second innings.

  • sabee66 on January 13, 2012, 22:48 GMT

    As a Pakistani/Australian , i have played five consective seasons and i am very confident that i can make runs agains this INDIAN bowling line Aussies are way too good for India, Flat track bullies can't do anything IPL is destroying their cricket

  • aussiecricketlover on January 13, 2012, 22:47 GMT

    im going to be very curious on what the selectors do with cowan/watson/warner. plus we really have a great bowling stocks atm,we have harris cummings hilfy siddle starc and pattinson who are all very capable at the first level

  • gogul5 on January 13, 2012, 21:59 GMT

    This is high time for atleast one of the big three is given an way out.We need to bring rohit sharma in place of VVS Laxman in adelade.MSDHONI is holding his place in the team only because he is a captain,the same thing happened to ganguly when he was in his worst form of his life.MSDHONI might be given a chance with the new young team but for that he needs to perform well outside india.

  • Kizz23456 on January 13, 2012, 21:16 GMT

    india arent showing any fight, im an indian fan, and its depressing, cant bat cant even get a wicket. WHATS HAPPENING?

  • vamsi_meet on January 13, 2012, 20:59 GMT

    Team India... its time to prove.... I would suggest change in batting order.. we need a change to break Aussie rhythm.. You have to prove this and DRAW this series..

  • Goviro on January 13, 2012, 20:51 GMT

    Indian fans should remain confident in this sides ability with the bat. Sehwag is still the most destructive batsman in the world, Gambhir, as he has shown these previous two innings can hold out an attack and bat through the new ball. Rahul Dravid, no matter his form cannot be dropped, he is class, and still has the match-saving ability in him. Sachin Tendulkar doesn't need an explanation as to why he's in the side. Laxman has been playing some lovely shots, just needs that bit of luck and he'll go on to a big score. Kohli showed yesterday what talent he has as a kid, his shots were first-class and his effort was of the highest quality. Dhoni in my opinion needs to tighten up his batting, he looks so loose, and questions must be asked of him. He averages a shade under 38 and they need more from their captain when their team is under the pump and their top order folds. Also their tail needs to chip in with 30-40 runs, that is numbers 8-11. It's just a matter of faith Indian supporters.

  • spinkingKK on January 13, 2012, 20:42 GMT

    @Pichan Bala. Nothing has happened to the Indian team. Honestly, they are just not capable. Don't compare this to the team which toured in 2007. That team had energy and committment. This team is full of players who are well past their due date. Do you think if the team had Gavaskar, Vengsarkar and Kapildev playing at their current age can win a match? Dravid should have been dropped a long long time ago. But, he was kept and kept and then he came up with that performance in England in the losing cause. Then they can't drop him. If they now keep persisting with Laxman, he will come up with a great performance in one of the losing series and that could be the greatest ever by any player in the history of cricket. Who cares? Then he can play for another 2 years. This is the selection policy.

  • on January 13, 2012, 20:26 GMT

    Don't equate the BCCI with the Indian players. These guys are good and I'm sure they will bounce back. Indian fans are the most fickle and thankless in the world.

  • spinkingKK on January 13, 2012, 20:20 GMT

    I hope this Australian team doesn't go over the moon with this performance against the world No.3 team. The truth is, India doesn't deserve that ranking. They are a touch under West Indies. Not just on current form. It is their place. They have a bunch of batsmen who are well over their expiry date, some mediocre backup fast bowlers and none of them give importance to the athleticism. Add to this, a bunch of selctors who just don't understand the requirements of international cricket and keeps picking the worst available backup in every time in an overseas tour. Irfan Pathan, R.P.Singh, A.Nehara should have been here. However, even if they were picked, the captain wouldn't have picked them in the 11. Rohit Sharma should have been tried in Sydney. When the seniors retire and gets dropped after this series, there will be a brief phase where India will struggle against even Bangladesh and Zimbabwe. Bangladesh can have their first series win against India soon.

  • Des_65 on January 13, 2012, 20:18 GMT

    Good luck for the future. But, I think, he will be inconsistent like Sehwag. He'll pay well in SA, Eng & Aus (and may be NZ). But, will be at sea on spinning tracks. Why not play cricket on astroturf like hockey? People talk about grassy wickets as sporting tracks and spinning tracks as flat/dust bowls. Why was hockey stopped from being played on grass? May be it was tough for others except India/Pakistan.

  • on January 13, 2012, 19:47 GMT

    Well Deserved Century !! Good going Mate !!

  • on January 13, 2012, 19:46 GMT

    Pathetic performance by India. A complete overhaul of the Indian cricket team is the need of the hour. All the oldies need to go, including Sachin Tendulkar(he should leave himself, now is the right time) & Zaheer Khan. Dravid & Laxman, for them this should be their last series. They have utterly destroyed India's honor in England, and now in Australia. Their reflexes are gone & should be shown the door. Dhoni should be given just one more Test series as Captain. Sehwag can be kept, but only as middle order batsman. He is a terrible opener. We need somebody like Sunil Gavaskar as an opener. BCCI is busy counting the money, and has destroyed Indian cricket. My head hangs in shame.

  • hhillbumper on January 13, 2012, 19:25 GMT

    I guess this is the start of certain Aus fans saying he is the greatest young batting talent. Not much scoring against this attack but he looks like he can hit a ball well. Do we think we should start putting asteriks against scores made against India.Certainly cheapens what England did this summer.

  • landl47 on January 13, 2012, 19:24 GMT

    The question is whether Australia can afford to keep picking Warner for the successes and live with the failures. This is his 5th test; he's made two brilliant hundreds and failed in the rest of his completed innings. That means two tests in which Australia have had great batting from their opener and three where they haven't. Ironically, the one test they lost in this span was Warner's other hundred. He's never going to be able to build an innings, he just doesn't have the defence. He's always going to rely on balls going between or over the slips or dropping into empty spaces in the outfield. He's likely to make lots or nothing. As a spectator, I love seeing him play, because whatever happens you know it will be exciting (Gilchrist was the same way, but he batted at #7 in tests). As a captain, Clarke will enjoy the triumphs, but will have to be philosophical about the 8 and outs in the first over, as at Sydney, which Warner is going to provide

  • on January 13, 2012, 18:30 GMT

    In the picture, he's jumping over waist-height of the umpire. This is another Michael Jordan?????

  • Rahulbose on January 13, 2012, 17:37 GMT

    Damn was too traumatized watching another Indian collapse in the first two sessions and missed the knock.

  • alvinmanoj on January 13, 2012, 17:18 GMT

    No comments yet, surprising..!! where have all the indian fans gone?

  • on January 13, 2012, 17:15 GMT

    Well done mate ! well done - Its all in the head and I think Australians have an edge because they are mentally strong -

  • on January 13, 2012, 16:54 GMT

    Sometimes nothing goes wrong for you. It is Austrilains. However, we have to note that even lower ranked teams which do not have players like Dravid, Tenulkar, Laxman and Shewag did fight hard and atleast one among them scores a century even under worst situations. What happend to our players? is it because over confidence or total regard for the feeling for playing for great country or real lack of form or inability to play in foreign conditions? whatever may be the reason they own explanatin to the public. Selectors now should seriously think of lessor capable players but with more committment and pride for playing country which could brings them to put in extra efforts.

  • doosra95 on January 13, 2012, 15:48 GMT

    Warner you have joined the Legends club mate, hope u can score on falt subcontinental pitch.........so as to prove that you are not a fast track bully LOL, un like the Indian batting line up.

    Well done mate!!!!!!!!!

  • indyarox on January 13, 2012, 15:23 GMT

    200 is on cards for Warner if Indians don't get him out soon. I fear a declaration might come tommorow itself from Clarke if Warner bats a couple of sessions.

  • Marcio on January 13, 2012, 15:20 GMT

    That was some innings. I watched it all. Fantastic. So much for the idjets who labelled him a "suburban cricketer".

  • anilkp on January 13, 2012, 15:15 GMT

    Brydon, I wish some of you guys someday do an interview of players about a session/day/match that they were losing, that they knew they were losing, and what was their thought process at that time. I am interested to know, could you help? Like, folding for 160-odd and then conceding an 80-ball ton; what goes into the mind? Pretty much they have lost it today, it will be a miraclle if they somehow save the Test. But, knowing that they are truly down with no possibility of a fightback--even if Hercules comes to their rescue--what goes in their mind? Look at SL's annihilation by SAf the other day. They were 24-odd for 8 in a chase of 301. The guy who comes to the crease knows that he has lost, but still has to come and face the music. What goes in the mind? This is like a true battle. I want to learn the tenets of defeatist psyche; can you please unearth some? BTW, is there a way to concede the match and series so that the Indians fly home early to prepare for, ahem, the summer?

  • rahulcricket007 on January 13, 2012, 15:06 GMT

    I WANT WARNER TO BAT THROUGH WHOLE SECOND DAY & SCORE TRIPLE HUNDRED SO WE CAN SEE SOME ENTERTAINING CRICKET ON DAY 2.

  • Capt.Hilts on January 13, 2012, 14:52 GMT

    Warner deserves the ton, 3 cheers to him. But I hope people don't read too much into his achievements too early in his career. He is on footsteps of Sehwag, and while he may be successful mostly on batting friendly pitches, he too will struggle like Sehwag in places like England. He is doing good now, in bowling friendly Australian wickets, but that may just be good form. If Watson returns and becomes injury free regular Australian opener, there is no need for another attacking opener. They have thrown out Katich and paid by numerous batting collapses, they would repeat that if they have Watson & Warner as openers. They only need one of them and another opener needs to be a survivor - grinder - like Cowan. I really hope Cowan comes good tomorrow, that would really help him to be considered in future as well. Warner/Sehwag batting is hit or miss, it works but basically beats the very meaning of Test match.

  • JustOUT on January 13, 2012, 14:24 GMT

    Warner - Well CONGRATS, still i dont rate you as a good test player until you play against real fast bowling against SA & ENG. But great to see you bashed that useless ISHANT SHARMA all over the park. I still can't understand what he is thinking of himself. Useless bowler!!

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  • JustOUT on January 13, 2012, 14:24 GMT

    Warner - Well CONGRATS, still i dont rate you as a good test player until you play against real fast bowling against SA & ENG. But great to see you bashed that useless ISHANT SHARMA all over the park. I still can't understand what he is thinking of himself. Useless bowler!!

  • Capt.Hilts on January 13, 2012, 14:52 GMT

    Warner deserves the ton, 3 cheers to him. But I hope people don't read too much into his achievements too early in his career. He is on footsteps of Sehwag, and while he may be successful mostly on batting friendly pitches, he too will struggle like Sehwag in places like England. He is doing good now, in bowling friendly Australian wickets, but that may just be good form. If Watson returns and becomes injury free regular Australian opener, there is no need for another attacking opener. They have thrown out Katich and paid by numerous batting collapses, they would repeat that if they have Watson & Warner as openers. They only need one of them and another opener needs to be a survivor - grinder - like Cowan. I really hope Cowan comes good tomorrow, that would really help him to be considered in future as well. Warner/Sehwag batting is hit or miss, it works but basically beats the very meaning of Test match.

  • rahulcricket007 on January 13, 2012, 15:06 GMT

    I WANT WARNER TO BAT THROUGH WHOLE SECOND DAY & SCORE TRIPLE HUNDRED SO WE CAN SEE SOME ENTERTAINING CRICKET ON DAY 2.

  • anilkp on January 13, 2012, 15:15 GMT

    Brydon, I wish some of you guys someday do an interview of players about a session/day/match that they were losing, that they knew they were losing, and what was their thought process at that time. I am interested to know, could you help? Like, folding for 160-odd and then conceding an 80-ball ton; what goes into the mind? Pretty much they have lost it today, it will be a miraclle if they somehow save the Test. But, knowing that they are truly down with no possibility of a fightback--even if Hercules comes to their rescue--what goes in their mind? Look at SL's annihilation by SAf the other day. They were 24-odd for 8 in a chase of 301. The guy who comes to the crease knows that he has lost, but still has to come and face the music. What goes in the mind? This is like a true battle. I want to learn the tenets of defeatist psyche; can you please unearth some? BTW, is there a way to concede the match and series so that the Indians fly home early to prepare for, ahem, the summer?

  • Marcio on January 13, 2012, 15:20 GMT

    That was some innings. I watched it all. Fantastic. So much for the idjets who labelled him a "suburban cricketer".

  • indyarox on January 13, 2012, 15:23 GMT

    200 is on cards for Warner if Indians don't get him out soon. I fear a declaration might come tommorow itself from Clarke if Warner bats a couple of sessions.

  • doosra95 on January 13, 2012, 15:48 GMT

    Warner you have joined the Legends club mate, hope u can score on falt subcontinental pitch.........so as to prove that you are not a fast track bully LOL, un like the Indian batting line up.

    Well done mate!!!!!!!!!

  • on January 13, 2012, 16:54 GMT

    Sometimes nothing goes wrong for you. It is Austrilains. However, we have to note that even lower ranked teams which do not have players like Dravid, Tenulkar, Laxman and Shewag did fight hard and atleast one among them scores a century even under worst situations. What happend to our players? is it because over confidence or total regard for the feeling for playing for great country or real lack of form or inability to play in foreign conditions? whatever may be the reason they own explanatin to the public. Selectors now should seriously think of lessor capable players but with more committment and pride for playing country which could brings them to put in extra efforts.

  • on January 13, 2012, 17:15 GMT

    Well done mate ! well done - Its all in the head and I think Australians have an edge because they are mentally strong -

  • alvinmanoj on January 13, 2012, 17:18 GMT

    No comments yet, surprising..!! where have all the indian fans gone?