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South Africa v England, 2nd Test, Durban, 4th day

Return of the killer instinct

Dec 29, 2004: The Wisden Verdict

The Wisden Verdict by Andrew Miller at Durban

South Africa v England, 2nd Test, Durban, 4th day

England on top after Thorpe's 16th century

Dec 29, 2004: A superb unbeaten hundred from Graham Thorpe put England in the driving seat as South Africa ended the fourth day needing a mountainous 357 to win at Durban

The Bulletin by Jenny Thompson

South Africa v England, 2nd Test, Durban, 3rd day

'We are good enough to handle the pressure'

Dec 28, 2004: After a day in which England wrested back the initiative, the South Africa coach Ray Jennings addressed the media on the third day of the second Test at Durban.

Andrew Miller

South Africa v England, 2nd Test, Durban, 3rd day

'Too soon to relax', says Trescothick

Dec 28, 2004: Marcus Trescothick and Andrew Strauss cemented their names in therecord-books with an opening stand of 273, to swing a topsy-turvy matchback in England's favour on the third day at Kingsmead

Andrew Miller

South Africa v England, 2nd Test, Durban, 3rd day

A classic in the making

Dec 28, 2004: "I hope it doesn't get any flatter," was Jacques Kallis's plaintive appeal to the pitch gods last night, after his wonderful 162 had hoisted South Africa from a position of promise to one of outright supremacy at the close of the second day's play

The Wisden Verdict by Andrew Miller at Durban

South Africa v England, 2nd Test, Durban, 3rd day

Strauss and Trescothick hundreds put England ahead

Dec 28, 2004: Marcus Trescothick and Andrew Strauss both strolled to centuries as England gained an 88-run lead in a remarkable turnaround on the third day at Durban

The Bulletin by Jenny Thompson

South Africa v England, 2nd Test, Durban, 2nd day

'It's good to perform against the best', says Kallis

Dec 27, 2004: A magnificent 162 from Jacques Kallis lifted South Africa from a dicey 116for 6 at the midpoint of their innings, to give them control of the second Test at Kingsmead

Andrew Miller

South Africa v England, 2nd Test, Durban, 2nd day

Classy Kallis a cut above

Dec 27, 2004: Jacques Kallis went for the jugular with a succession of gorgeous cover-drives as he struck a sublime 162 © Getty Images After their first-Test defeat at Port Elizabeth, the signs were ominous for South Africa

The Wisden Verdict by Andrew Miller at Durban

South Africa v England, 2nd Test, Durban, 2nd day

Sublime Kallis puts South Africa on top

Dec 27, 2004: A masterful century from Jacques Kallis put South Africa firmly in control of the second Test on the second day at Durban as they raced to a lead of 193 runs

The Bulletin by Jenny Thompson

South Africa v England, 2nd Test, Durban, 1st day

Beer jugs, bikinis and bronzing

Dec 26, 2004: As South Africa found out to their cost in the first Test, Port Elizabeth was a haven of breezes and tranquility that suited the visiting Englishmendown to the ground

Roving Reporter by Andrew Miller at Durban

South Africa v England, 2nd Test, Durban, 1st day

'We're chuffed to have bowled England out for 139'

Dec 26, 2004: Duncan Fletcher, England's coach, was critical of his side's cavalierapproach to their innings after South Africa had bundled them out for 139on the opening day of the second Test at Kingsmead

Andrew Miller

South Africa v England, 2nd Test, Durban, 1st day

Dangerous, damaging - and far from disarray

Dec 26, 2004: South Africa are in so-called disarray, while England are undeniably riding as high as they ever have, but Andrew Miller witnessed a day that was never meant to happen

The Wisden Verdict by Andrew Miller at Durban

South Africa v England, 2nd Test, Durban, 1st day

Smith's gamble reaps dividends

Dec 26, 2004: After winning the toss and putting England in, South Africa bowled them out for 139 and reached 70 for 3 in reply on the first day at Durban

The Bulletin by Jenny Thompson

South Africa v England, 2nd Test, Durban

Simon Jones certain to play

Dec 24, 2004: Simon Jones has been passed fit after recovering from a stomach bug, and is certain to play in the second Test at Durban, which starts on Boxing Day

ESPNcricinfo staff

South Africa v West Indies, 3rd ODI, Durban

South Africa win toss and bat

Jan 30, 2004: Heavy rain had the final word at Kingsmead, as the third one-day international between South Africa and West Indies was abandoned early after the change of innings

The Wisden Bulletin by Charlie Oliver

South Africa v West Indies, 3rd ODI, Durban

West Indies' series hopes washed away

Jan 30, 2004: Heavy rain had the final word at Kingsmead, as the third one-day international between South Africa and West Indies was abandoned early after the change of innings

The Wisden Bulletin by Charlie Oliver

South Africa v West Indies, 2nd Test, Durban, 4th day

Sarwan and Chanderpaul salvage pride

Dec 29, 2003: South Africa duly wrapped up the second Test at Durban by an innings and 65 runs, and so took an unassailable 2-0 lead in the four-Test series

Wisden Cricinfo staff

South Africa v West Indies, 2nd Test, Durban, 3rd day

Kallis and Kirsten make Windies toil

Dec 28, 2003: Jacques Kallis and Gary Kirsten rattled along to the highest fourth-wicket partnership in South Africa's Test history, as West Indies were torn limb from limb on the third day at Durban

Wisden Cricinfo staff

South Africa v West Indies, 2nd Test, Durban, 2nd day

Gibbs leads the charge

Dec 27, 2003: After having his nose rearranged in the first Test at Johannesburg, Herschelle Gibbs exacted the best possible revenge on the West Indian fast bowlers, by careering to his 11th Test century on the second day at Durban

Wisden Cricinfo staff

South Africa v West Indies, 2nd Test, Durban, 1st day

West Indies recover from dreadful start

Dec 26, 2003: Brian Lara and Ridley Jacobs added 98 for the sixth wicket to help West Indies recover from a shambolic start, but by tea South Africa were firmly in command of the second Test at Durban

Wisden Cricinfo staff
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