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The Australian cricketers on top of Mount Eden in Auckland on the eve of their Group A match against New Zealand
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'An amenities block converted into a museum for the boy from Bowral'

Melinda Farrell and George Dobell visit the Bradman museum and tour the International Cricket Hall of Fame

    The silver bullet

A pub brawl, a sacked coach and his anti-establishment replacement - the months leading up to Australia's 5-0 win, as chronicled in Daniel Brettig's Whitewash to Whitewash

    Where women glow and men plunder

Diary: Down under, the sun is hot, the creepy-crawlies king-size, and the conversations convivial. By George Dobell

    Warne's World Cup shame

Rewind: When taking a weightloss tablet cost him a year of his career

    The mystery of the sporting rivalry

Simon Barnes: Despite all the complex historical baggage of India-Pakistan, on the field all they are doing is playing

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After dismissing the value of coaches, Shane Warne goes after gyms

Blogs

Who is the BBL aimed at?

Michael Jeh: There's nothing wrong with the quality of the cricket on offer, but the bells and whistles surrounding it are intrusive and overwhelming

What do we talk about when we talk about aggression?

Alex Bowden: Why do people think players who get up in the opposition's faces also have aggressive approaches in their cricket?

Switching from pace to legspin

In which Nicholas Hogg, compelled by the depredations of age, attempts a change in cricket speciality

Mitchell Johnson thinks things over, perched on Mount Eden
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The Aussies are in Auckland
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Former Australian cricketer Mike Hussey and former South Africa coach Gary Kirsten at the training session
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Darren Lehmann watches from the dressing room as the rain shows no signs of stopping
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The large screen at the Gabba has some rather bad news for the fans and players
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Brad Haddin shadow practises wearing swimming goggles
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Country Fixtures Country Results
South Aust v Tasmania at Adelaide - Feb 24-27
South Aust won by 5 wickets
NSW v West Aust at Newcastle - Feb 25-28
NSW 345 & 65/5 West Aust 300
Victoria v Queensland at Alice Springs - Feb 25-27
Victoria won by an innings and 14 runs
20th Match, Pool A: New Zealand v Australia at Auckland
Feb 28, 2015 (14:00 local | 01:00 GMT | 20:00 EST -1d | 19:00 CST -1d | 17:00 PST -1d)
26th Match, Pool A: Australia v Afghanistan at Perth
Mar 4, 2015 (14:30 local | 06:30 GMT | 01:30 EST | 00:30 CST | 22:30 PST -1d)
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