August 11-15, 2005

England v Australia, 3rd Test, Old Trafford

Australia 302 and 366 for 9 (Ponting 156, Flintoff 4-71) drew with England 444 and 280 for 6 dec
Scorecard and ball-by-ball details

5th day
Bulletin - England come agonisingly close
Verdict - The draw that roared
Australian View - Captaincy when it counted
Quotes - "I thought I had let it slip"
On the Ball - Ponting finds his feet
Cosmic Corner - It's written in the stars
Roving Reporter - Thousands join the jittery stampede
Gallery - Pictures from the fifth day

4th day
Bulletin - Strauss to leaves Australia facing huge target
Verdict - England's jigsaw begins to take shape
Aus view - Australia face their day of destiny
On the ball - England's dark horse delivers
Quotes - Strauss and McGrath reflect on the day
Gallery - Pictures from the fourth day
News - Australia rocked by Warne and Ponting bust-up

3rd day
Bulletin - Warne saves the follow-on
Verdict - Warne is the leader Australia lack
Aus view - Taking an unfamiliar route
Quotes - Fletcher plays down Jones errors
Paper Round - The tables are turned
Spot of the Day - Warne saves Australia again
Roving Reporter - And the rains came down
News - Clarke's back troubles likely to persist
Gallery - Pictures from the third day

2nd day
Bulletin - Giles and Jones leave Australia struggling
Verdict - Lost in transition
Aus view - Taking an unfamiliar route
Quotes - 'I've done what Ashley Giles can do'
On the Ball - Giles turns it on
Gallery - Pictures from the second day

1st day
Bulletin - Vaughan leads England's charge
Gallery - Pictures from the first day
Verdict - Australia fear the unthinkable
Australian View - A leader in need of direction
Quotes - Vaughan and Warne play to type
News - Clarke suffers back injury
On the ball - Putting it all together

Shane Warne's 600
News - Warne reaches 600 wickets
Stats - The road to 600
Comment - The ride of the decade
Ian Healy - Bowled Shane
Tribute - Wisden Cricketer of the Century
My Favourite Cricketer - Magic in his wrists

Preview package
Preview - Warne to the fore as Ashes come ablaze
Stats - Warne's playground