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Tendulkar's 100 hundreds

The glory was in the number

Apr 11, 2013: In his journey to his 100th hundred it was as if Sachin Tendulkar had set aside his strongest asset, his serenity, and finally been hamstrung by numbers

Simon Barnes

Another like Victor and the Don

Nov 22, 2012: Watching Michael Clarke's innings in Adelaide was like rewinding the clock to two other remarkable innings at the venue

Ashley Mallett

1948

721 all out... in a day

Jun 30, 2012: Essex were the only county to bowl the 1948 Australians out, and what's more they did so in a day - but not before the tourists had amassed a world record score

Martin Williamson

1938

Cricket's most exclusive club

May 5, 2012: As Nick Compton closes in on becoming only the ninth batsman to score 1000 runs before the end of May, we look back to when two did it within four days of each other

Martin Williamson

Bradman versus Warne

Jan 8, 2012: What if the greatest batsman of them all had faced the finest legspinner ever?

Ashley Mallett

Why the 100th doesn't matter

Dec 3, 2011: An "international hundred" is an artificial landmark and we don't need to be flying into a frenzy because Tendulkar is on the brink of a hundred of those

Mukul Kesavan

Greatest Teams

As great as the sum of their parts

Nov 3, 2011: George Dobell picks his top five teams in the history of Test cricket

George Dobell

1946

'A fine ****ing way to start a series'

Nov 27, 2010: Few tours have got off to a more controversial and acrimonious start than the first post-war Ashes series

Martin Williamson

Tendulkar only current player in ESPNcricinfo all-time World XI

Oct 25, 2010: Four Australians and three West Indians make it to the side. Warne, Gilchrist and Akram other recent players to feature

ESPNcricinfo staff

The ultimate MVP

Aug 4, 2010: Murali was so far ahead of the rest, and so vital to his team's cause, it's astounding. The numbers tell the story

Rob Steen

1931

Bradman blitz at Blackheath

Apr 24, 2010: When the great man scored a hundred in three eight-ball overs, spanning around 18 minutes

Martin Williamson

No. 14

Bradman

Apr 3, 2010: Cricket's greatest batsman was a colossal contradiction: a young visionary and an old reactionary; and he triggered the sport's first two great cataclysms

Christian Ryan

Like The Don, in a league of his own

Feb 25, 2010: The impact a sportsperson has on the consciousness of his era, what he has meant to his country and the world, that's where the twain - Bradman and Tendulkar - meet

Ayaz Memon

England v Australia, The Oval, 5th Test, 1948

Donald gets a duck

Oct 3, 2009: The googly that made 99.94 legendary

Stephen Fay

Worcestershire v Somerset, County Championship

Langer breaks Bradman runs record

Jul 23, 2009: Justin Langer has surpassed the legendary Sir Don Bradman and become Australia's leading run-scorer in first-class cricket

ESPNcricinfo staff

The XI

Australia's finest

Jul 20, 2009: Three legends from the 2000s feature in the jury's XI, which has a mostly even spread across the decades of Australian cricket

Peter English

1959

Hanif betters Bradman

Jan 10, 2009: When the Little Master went past The Don's record for the highest first-class score

Saad Shafqat

Australia news

Bradman's cap sold to undisclosed buyer

Dec 16, 2008: The baggy green cap worn by Sir Donald Bradman during the 1948 Invincibles Tour has been sold to an undisclosed buyer for between $A400,000 and $A420,000

ESPNcricinfo staff

Sir Donald Bradman: A Biography

The first word

Nov 24, 2008: Rosenwater's books lacks Bradman's input - maybe that's why it's the best of the biographies of the great man

Gideon Haigh

Bradman in Wisden

Slowly fades the Don

Nov 9, 2008: A century after his birth the debate about Bradman and Australian identity rumbles on

Stephen Fay
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