Australia v India 2007-08

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Four magical, suffocating days in Perth

Jan 11, 2012: For one of Australia's openers in their 2008 match against India at the WACA, it was the only Test he has played

Chris Rogers

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Australia v India 2007-08

Aug 20, 2008: Wisden's review of Australia v India, 3rd Test, 2007-08

Greg Baum

Former coach says era not yet over

Buchanan believes Australia were distracted

Jan 21, 2008: John Buchanan says Australia will head into the Adelaide Test with "clearer minds" after their record-equalling winning streak ended at the hands of India in Perth

ESPNcricinfo staff

India in Australia 2007-08

ICC president-elect concerned over Gavaskar

Jan 21, 2008: David Morgan, the president-elect of the ICC, has voiced his concern over Sunil Gavaskar's recent critical comments on Mike Procter

Siddhartha Vaidyanathan in Perth

Australia v India, 4th Test, Adelaide

'We have to move forward' - Hussey

Jan 21, 2008: Michael Hussey had taken a typically level-headed view of Australia's defeat in Perth, saying they had to lose at some point and that the players have taken it in their stride

Jenny Thompson in Adelaide

Australia v India, 3rd Test, Perth

Tait expects to be dropped

Jan 21, 2008: Shaun Tait concedes he has little chance of playing his first Test at his home ground in Adelaide after a disappointing performance in Australia's loss to India at the WACA

ESPNcricinfo staff

India in Australia 2007-08

India prosper from Lillee's advice

Jan 20, 2008: Venkatesh Prasad has revealed his chat with Dennis Lillee played a part in India's historic win in Perth

Siddhartha Vaidyanathan in Perth

Australia v India, 3rd Test, Perth

Ishant savours spell to Ponting

Jan 20, 2008: Ishant Sharma is happy that Anil Kumble had faith in him and said it was his "rhythm" which earned him the reward of getting Ricky Ponting twice

Siddhartha Vaidyanathan in Perth

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Clark says defeat will spur Australia

Jan 20, 2008: A hurt Stuart Clark believes the Australians will use the pain of defeat as a spur for the series-deciding Test in Adelaide on Thursday

Peter English

New life for a young rivalry

Jan 20, 2008: Australia v India has, over the last decade, grown into cricket's premier face-off, and on the evidence of the current series there's plenty to come

Ian Chappell

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A great rivalry revived

Jan 19, 2008: It would be ridiculous to suggest that a new world order is upon us but one thing has been re-established at Perth: Australia v India is the Test rivalry of the decade

Sambit Bal at the WACA

Australia v India, 3rd Test, Perth, 4th day

Pathan resurfaces from the wilderness

Jan 19, 2008: Irfan Pathan reflects on his Man-of-the-Match winning performance and his time away from the game

Nagraj Gollapudi in Perth

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Smells like team spirit

Jan 19, 2008: Instead of a rubber-wristed masterclass, the crowd was treated to a workmanlike knock from VVS Laxman which showcased his gritty side

Siddhartha Vaidyanathan at the WACA

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A first for a subcontinent team

Jan 19, 2008: Stats highlights from the fourth day of the Perth Test

S Rajesh and HR Gopalakrishna

Australia v India, 3rd Test, Perth, 4th day

Australia fined for slow over-rate

Jan 19, 2008: Ponting will have to pay about A$2500 while his team-mates were hit with a punishment of 10% of their fees as Australia were deemed to be two overs short of their target

Peter English at the WACA

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'We just weren't good enough' - Ponting

Jan 19, 2008: Ricky Ponting refuses to believe Australia's global domination is over after their record-equalling winning streak was ended in Perth

Peter English at the WACA

Plays of the day

Magic Johnson, and Sehwag does a Warne

Jan 19, 2008: Plays of the day from day four of the Perth Test between India and Australia

ESPNcricinfo staff

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One hour that shook Ponting

Jan 19, 2008: Irrespective of what has gone in this series and what lies ahead, Ishant Sharma's mesmeric spell to Ricky Ponting will remain one of the highlights of this series, and will be remembered for years to come

Sambit Bal at the WACA

Australia v India, 3rd Test, Perth, 4th day

Australia's cracks finally exposed

Jan 19, 2008: The end of the era came quickly. An Australian unit that seemed unbreakable over the past 24 months had actually been admirably masking the dints

Peter English at the WACA

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Inspired India end Australia's streak

Jan 19, 2008: No overseas team, barring legendary Caribbean sides, had won in Perth since 1985-86, and given what transpired in Sydney a fortnight ago, India's convincing 72-run victory at the WACA will surely go down as their finest Test win

The Bulletin by Dileep Premachandran at the WACA
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