October 6-10, 2004

India v Australia, 1st Test, Bangalore


Day 5

Bulletin - Australia win despite Indian resistance
Australian View - The best laid plans
Indian View - The saving grace of defeat
Quotes - "We can come back" - Ganguly
Quotes - "You've got to work hard" - Gilchrist
Roving Reporter - Hawks, kites and the last rites
News - Sehwag fined for dissent

Day 4

Bulletin - Aussies poised for crushing victory
Verdict - Everything according to plan
Australian View - Well and truly Scrooged
News - Sehwag in hot water
Quotes - "It's not over yet," says Buchanan

Day 3

Bulletin - Australia on top after India resist
Verdict - The art of consolidation
Feature - McGrath gets his groove back
Quotes - "My best in three years," says McGrath

Day 2

Bulletin - Australia in charge after Clarke's 151
Verdict - Old order asserts itself
Feature - Michael Clarke - Australia's new-pin-up
Roving Reporter - Imodium ... and Haidee Tiffen's fifty
Quotes - "A dream come true," says Clarke

Day 1

Bulletin - Katich and Clarke revive Australia
Verdict - Doing the balancing act
Roving Reporter - India's silicon valley
Quotes - "It was great to get off the mark"