********** WISDEN CRICINFO DAILY: Friday, October 24th, 2003 **********

ISSUE No. 1750:

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Bangladesh frustrate England to set up intriguing final day at Dhaka http://wwww.cricinfo.com/link_to_database/ARCHIVE/CRICKET_NEWS/2003/OCT/377519_BDESHENG2003-04_24OCT2003.html

Rain has the final say after just 26 and a bit overs of play at Chennai http://www.cricinfo.com/db/ARCHIVE/CRICKET_NEWS/2003/OCT/376857_TVS2003-04_23OCT2003.html

Pakistan fight back after Herschelle Gibbs make 98 http://www.cricinfo.com/db/ARCHIVE/CRICKET_NEWS/2003/OCT/377561_PAKRSA2003-04_24OCT2003.html

Mark Waugh hints that his retirement from first-class cricket may not be too far away now http://www.cricinfo.com/db/ARCHIVE/CRICKET_NEWS/2003/OCT/377279_WCI_23OCT2003.html

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Minute by minute, over by over, the Bangladeshis are beginning to believe. The crowds, so noticeably absent on the first three days, are beginning to throng at the turnstiles. The car-park is a sea of impromptu, but deadly serious, cricket matches. And Bangladesh's cricket-ball-ongreen-baize flag is flying proudly in the stands, writes Andrew Miller.

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1969

Hanif and Sadiq Mohammad opened the batting for Pakistan in the first Test against New Zealand at Karachi, only the second instance of two brothers doing so in a Test. The first was at The Oval in 1880, when EM and WG Grace opened against Australia ... plus Ian Bishop's birthday and the debut of many to-be-household-names for Pakistan

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