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Oct 27, 2003: 1964 Birth of the catalyst for Test cricket's current golden age
CRICKETER OF THE YEAR - 1906
1906: GEORGE JOSEPH THOMPSON stands in an almost unique position among the professional cricketers of the present day, inasmuch as he has brought a new county to the front
After the tragedy of Phillip Hughes' death, this match showed that cricket and life will continue to go on. This time Test cricket dug in and got through to tea.
After a long time we have seen an Indian team and captain enjoy the challenge of trying to overcome stronger opposition in an overseas Test
Both batsmen seemingly have buckets of talent at their disposal and the backing of their captains, but soft dismissals relentlessly follow both around the Test arena