June 10-13, 2004

England v New Zealand, 3rd Test, Trent Bridge

England 319 and 284 for 6 beat New Zealand 384 and 218 by four wickets

Day 1
Bulletin - Fleming's century lifts New Zealand
Roving Reporter - The boys behind the blimp
Verdict - A polylingual prince charming

Day 2
Bulletin - New Zealand fall for 384
Roving Reporter - Sports replica v Sports casual
Verdict - New Zealand's lucky streak

Day 3
Bulletin - New Zealand keep their noses in front
Verdict - Trojan horseplay

Day 4
Bulletin - Thorpe leads England to victory
Verdict - A powerful cat among pigeons
Paper Round - Thorpe takes the plaudits
Paper Round - Cairns calls time on his Test career
New Zealand Verdict - The perils of underachievement