Decade Review 2009
Aaron Finch's 102 powered Australia to 327 for 7 but South Africa chased that down in Harare
Aaron Finch's 102 powered Australia to 327 for 7 but South Africa chased that down in Harare © AFP
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    We need sophisticated technology to deal with chucking

Darren Berry: Still images and slow-motion replays are more effective than lab testing

    Test cricket's young Fab Four

Martin Crowe: Kohli, Root, Smith and Williamson will take turns as the No. 1 Test batsman. So far each has shown only one technical weakness

    'I wouldn't set up a batsman by giving runs away'

Glenn McGrath on the method behind his metronomic consistency, and why aggression isn't about sledging

Pup gets a grilling

The Cricket Monthly: Do cricketers know what they did last summer (and before)? We put Michael Clarke to the test

    'You'll only improve as a commentator if you are a good listener'

Couch Talk: Jim Maxwell talks about his early days, and why commentators need to stay in touch with cricketers

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Mitchell Johnson is not sorry for breaking the glass on the commentators' box at the Harare Sports Club

Blogs

The Phillip Hughes debate never ends

Russell Jackson: He makes buckets of runs but cannot hold his place in the Test side. What needs to work for him going forward?

Performance and result analysis of Test teams

Anantha Narayanan: A look at Test teams across the years, measuring the peaks of each team

It's time we had laws to eliminate sledging

V Ramnarayan: Players should realise that their cricket skills speak louder than the abuse they sometimes dish out

Erin Osborne claimed 4 for 19
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Elyse Villani scored 58 off 40 balls
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Sarah Coyte took 3 for 9
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Nicole Bolton was named Player of the Series
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The Australia players pose after winning the series 4-0
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Kristen Beams bowled a parsimonious spell
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