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Australia v India, 2nd Test, Adelaide, 3rd day

Williams unlikely to take further part in Adelaide Test

Dec 14, 2003: Brad Williams is unlikely to take any further part in the second Test at Adelaide after injuring his left shoulder in a fall while fielding

Wisden Cricinfo staff

Australia v India, 2nd Test, Adelaide, 3rd day

A celebration of orthodoxy

Dec 14, 2003: To the second-last ball of the third day's play, Rahul Dravid played a checked straight-drive and sprinted expectantly

Sambit Bal at the Adelaide Oval

Australia v India, 2nd Test, Adelaide, 3rd day

Gillespie digs it in

Dec 14, 2003: The statistics behind Jason Gillespie's bowling strategy and Rahul Dravid's on-side dominance

Siddhartha Vaidyanathan

Australia v India, 2nd Test, Adelaide, 3rd day

Gillespie digs it in

Dec 14, 2003: The statistics behind Jason Gillespie's bowling strategy and Rahul Dravid's on-side dominance

Siddhartha Vaidyanathan

Australia v India, 2nd Test, Adelaide, 3rd day

Ghost of Kolkata past

Dec 14, 2003: When Ricky Ponting was asked yesterday evening if the sight of Rahul Dravid and VVS Laxman putting together a partnership brought back uncomfortable memories of Kolkata 2001, he smiled his impish smile and said, 'I didn't want to think of that.' This

The Wisden Verdict by Dileep Premachandran

Australia v India, 2nd Test, Adelaide, 3rd day

Ghost of Kolkata past

Dec 14, 2003: When Ricky Ponting was asked yesterday evening if the sight of Rahul Dravid and VVS Laxman putting together a partnership brought back uncomfortable memories of Kolkata 2001, he smiled his impish smile and said, 'I didn't want to think of that.' This

The Wisden Verdict by Dileep Premachandran

Australia v India, 2nd Test, Adelaide, 3rd day

Dravid steals the show

Dec 14, 2003: Rahul Dravid and VVS Laxman dug deep and defied the Australian bowlers to give India hope in the second Test at Adelaide

The Wisden Bulletin by S Rajesh

Australia v India, 2nd Test, Adelaide, 3rd day

Dravid and Laxman frustrate Australia

Dec 14, 2003: Rahul Dravid and VVS Laxman resisted the Australian bowlers and helped India claw their way back into the Adelaide Test

The Wisden Bulletin

Australia v India, 2nd Test, Adelaide, 2nd day

Making best use of the pitch

Dec 13, 2003: When Australia's bowlers came out, you could tell what the plan was:bowl a good length just outside off stump, and the ball would do therest

Rahul Bhatia

Australia v India, 2nd Test, Adelaide, 2nd day

Making best use of the pitch

Dec 13, 2003: When Australia's bowlers came out, you could tell what the plan was: bowl a good length just outside off stump, and the ball would do the rest

Wisden Stats

Australia v India, 2nd Test, Adelaide, 2nd day

Sticking to a plan

Dec 13, 2003: Andy Bichel thanked the selectors for their faith, and said that sticking to a plan had helped him achieve breakthroughs against India, as they set off in pursuit of a mammoth Australian total of 556

Wisden Cricinfo staff

Australia v India, 2nd Test, Adelaide, 2nd day

Jenner was 'very helpful' - Kumble

Dec 13, 2003: Anil Kumble said that a meeting with Terry Jenner, arranged by Shane Warne, had been 'very helpful' after he picked up five wickets on the second day at the Adelaide Oval

Dileep Premachandran

A tale of two legspinners

In the shadow of a colossus

Dec 13, 2003: Just after Rahul Dravid had square-driven Brad Williams for his first four, Shane Warne took his eyes off the television set on which he has been following golf, and bellowed, as if to exhort Steve Waugh, "come on, bring on Stuart MacGill." There

Sambit Bal in Adelaide

A tale of two legspinners

In the shadow of a colossus

Dec 13, 2003: Just after Rahul Dravid had square-driven Brad Williams for his first four, Shane Warne took his eyes off the television set on which he has been following golf, and bellowed, as if to exhort Steve Waugh, "come on, bring on Stuart MacGill." There

Sambit Bal in Adelaide

Australia v India, 2nd Test, Adelaide, 2nd day

Keeping the faith

Dec 13, 2003: One word best describes Australia's modern-day cricket tradition: faith

The Wisden Verdict by Dileep Premachandran

Australia v India, 2nd Test, Adelaide, 2nd day

Keeping the faith

Dec 13, 2003: One word best describes Australia's modern-day cricket tradition: faith

The Wisden Verdict by Dileep Premachandran

Australia v India, 2nd Test, Adelaide, 2nd day

The burden of being Tendulkar

Dec 13, 2003: One of the misfortunes of greatness is that it has to bear greater scrutiny and harsher examination

Sambit Bal at the Adelaide Oval

Australia v India, 2nd Test, Adelaide, 2nd day

Ponting and Bichel put Australia on top

Dec 13, 2003: Ricky Ponting and Andy Bichel put Australia well in control, while Anil Kumble restored some lost pride

The Wisden Bulletin

Australia v India, 2nd Test, Adelaide, 1st day

Exceptional Australia

Dec 12, 2003: Steve Waugh said that it would take some exceptional cricket to win this series, and at the Adelaide Oval, his batsmen went a long way towards fulfilling that prediction with a dominant performance that produced 400 runs in a day

The Wisden Verdict by Dileep Premachandran

Australia v India, 2nd Test, Adelaide, 1st day

'I don't care about ratings' - Ponting

Dec 12, 2003: Ricky Ponting pronounced himself "pretty happy" with the way in which he played on the opening day at the Adelaide Oval, though he admitted that Sehwag's dropped catch at gully - when he had made just 17 - was "a big let-off"

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