2003: At Perth, November 30, December 1, 2, 3, 4
2003: At Hobart, November 22, 23, 24, 25, 26
2003: At Brisbane, November 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
2003: New Zealand took great satisfaction from their execution of a plan, almost laughable in its simplicity, which nearly added another colourful chapter to Test cricket's book of surprises
Feb 8, 2002: Winning the one day finals in no way makes up for being thrashed in the Test series but South African cricket captain Shaun Pollock sees it as a sign his team can rise above adversity.
Feb 8, 2002: Hailstones, cyclonic hitting from Chris Cairns and Lou Vincent, and some searing pace bowling from Andre Adams all thwarted their progress
Feb 7, 2002: New Zealand all-rounder Dion Nash has been ruled out of tomorrow's second tri-series cricket final against South Africa.
Feb 7, 2002: If it stops raining here by tomorrow morning, the second tri-series final will go ahead as scheduled, according to Sydney Cricket Ground curator Tom Parker.
Feb 7, 2002: New Zealand was once again lamenting a 10-over lapse against South Africa after their opening one-day cricket final last night at the MCG.
Feb 6, 2002: Staff are working around the clock to prepare the Sydney Cricket Ground for the second one-day international final between South Africa and New Zealand but a decision won't be made until match day.
Feb 6, 2002: Give away a bonus point, offer a team a berth in a finals series, and evidently media criticism, a small crowd, and an eight wicket hiding is all that New Zealand receives by way of thanks
Feb 6, 2002: Talk in Australian cricket remains fixed on bonus points and head-to-head rules for the moment
Feb 5, 2002: New Zealand will go into this week's one-day cricket finals series as the surprise packet of the tournament, but carrying a fatal flaw.
Feb 5, 2002: As histories of Australia's failure to qualify for the VB Series finals this season begin to be written, one thing is already becoming clear
Feb 4, 2002: Key allrounder Chris Cairns and pace revelation Shane Bond will return to bolster New Zealand for the opening game of the tri series finals against South Africa at the MCG on Wednesday.
Feb 3, 2002: Northerns Titans and South Africa fast bowler Steve Elworthy has suffered a groin strain and is to return to South Africa tomorrow
Feb 3, 2002: Australia won the battle but lost the war at the WACA on Sunday, beating South Africa by 33 runs, but failing to bag the bonus point that would have earned them a place in the VB Series finals
Feb 2, 2002: Australia won the battle but lost the war at the WACA on Sunday, beating South Africa by 33 runs, but failing to bag the bonus point that would have earned them a place in the VB Series finals
Feb 2, 2002: Australian captain Stephen Waugh was keeping his one-day side's plans for another great escape firmly under wraps today as he refused to join the chorus of disapproval for the bonus points system.
Feb 1, 2002: Less than a week ago South Africa were languishing at the foot of the VB Series table
Stats highlights of David Warner's knock in the third ODI against New Zealand
Stats highlights from the first day's play in the Mumbai Test
Also: most wickets in a two-Test series, and the highest total that could not forestall defeat