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Pink balls on the pitch at New Zealand's training session

Australia v New Zealand, 3rd Test, Adelaide

Teams ready to create history

ESPNcricinfo's preview of the third Test between Australia and New Zealand at Adelaide Oval

Doug Bracewell tosses the pink ball

The pink ball: evolution, not revolution

Day-night Test cricket is yet another change in Test cricket - one in many over the years. It does not amount to standing the game on its head, as some might suggest

Joe Burns has a chat with coach Darren Lehmann

New Zealand in Australia 2015-16

Burns urges batsmen to have open minds

Joe Burns, who has experience playing with the pink ball, has urged batsmen to remember that it will not behave like the traditional red one

James Pattinson walks back to his mark with the pink ball

New Zealand in Australia, 2015-16

Saker concerned Pattinson could be 'underdone'

James Pattinson's state coach David Saker has raised concerns that the fast bowler could be "underdone" ahead of a possible return to the Test team for the first time in more than 18 months

Mitchell Johnson was ferocious again in the second innings

Mitchell Johnson retires

Five touches of Mitchcraft

A look back at some of Mitchell Johnson's best and fiercest Test spells

Mitchell Johnson is clapped off by team-mates even as the rain comes down

Australia v New Zealand, 2nd Test, Perth, 5th day

Johnson signs off with two wickets in draw

There was no fairytale finish for Mitchell Johnson, but it was satisfying all the same. Johnson's final acts in Test cricket were to take two wickets in the last session as New Zealand's batsmen played out a draw, but it was a result that meant Australia

Ross Taylor drives through cover

Australia v New Zealand, 2nd Test, Perth, 4th day

Smith, Voges build lead after Taylor's 290

Steven Smith and Adam Voges both scored hundreds as Australia's lead neared 200 on the fourth day against New Zealand at the WACA

Ross Taylor raises his bat after scoring a brisk century

Australia v New Zealand, 2nd Test, Perth, 3rd day

Taylor's double-ton turns tables on Australia

Ross Taylor scored an unbeaten 235 and Kane Williamson made 166 as New Zealand dominated the third day against Australia at the WACA

Kane Williams swivels and pulls

Australia v New Zealand, 2nd Test, Perth, 2nd day

Williamson fights, but Australia on top

New Zealand finished the second day in Perth on 2 for 140, with Kane Williamson unbeaten on 70. They trailed by 419 runs after Australia declared on 9 for 559 earlier in the day

David Warner pulls one through square leg

Australia v New Zealand, 2nd Test, Perth, 1st day

Warner's double-century crushes NZ spirits

David Warner's career-best 244 not out crushed New Zealand's spirits on the first day at the WACA, where Usman Khawaja scored 121