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Mitchell Johnson took the first wicket and broke two crucial stands as Pakistan scored 219 for 4 on the first day of the Dubai Test
Mitchell Johnson took the first wicket and broke two crucial stands as Pakistan scored 219 for 4 on the first day of the Dubai Test © Getty Images
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Specials

'Gilchrist always looked to take on the spinners'

Modern Masters: Rahul Dravid and Sanjay Manjrekar discuss Adam Gilchrist's adaptability

Lehmann enters uncharted territory

Daniel Brettig: The Pakistan Tests provide the first significant juncture of his new phase as Australia's established coach

'In front or behind the stumps, he was out there for a battle'

Modern Masters: Rahul Dravid and Sanjay Manjrekar discuss Adam Gilchrist's temperament

    The pitch belongs to the curator

Ian Chappell: Players demanding that home pitches should favour them don't realise it's a retaliatory business

    The 'baby Invincible' who always stood tall

Neil Harvey always did justice to his precociousness and reputation for being adept in all conditions. By Ashley Mallett

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Geoff Marsh on the fact both his sons - Shaun and Mitchell - are now Australian Test cricketers

Blogs

All hail the Phantom

Bill Lawry was a technically correct opener who took on some of the best fast bowlers with distinction over a ten-year career. By Stuart Wark

The thing about Australia's superiority to Pakistan

Ahmer Naqvi: Despite their record, the fact that they haven't played in Pakistan for 16 years weighs against them

Jim Maxwell: Radio commentary's tireless doyen

Russell Jackson: He is a broadcasting institution on par with Benaud, despite not having played at senior level

A Mitchell Johnson delivery is left alone
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Nathan Lyon got the ball to turn late in the day
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Alex Doolan caught Azhar Ali at short cover off Mitchell Johnson
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Brad Hogg tries his hand at golf
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Steve O'Keefe was introduced early into the attack
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Tom Cooper drives during his 72
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Country Fixtures Country Results
Elimination Final: NSW v Queensland at Sydney
Oct 24, 2014 (14:00 local | 03:00 GMT | 23:00 EDT | 22:00 CDT | 20:00 PDT)
Final: Western Aust v TBA at Sydney
Oct 26, 2014 (14:00 local | 03:00 GMT | 23:00 EDT | 22:00 CDT | 20:00 PDT)
2nd Test: Australia v Pakistan at Abu Dhabi
Oct 30-Nov 3, 2014 (10:00 local | 06:00 GMT | 02:00 EDT | 01:00 CDT | 23:00 PDT)
Victoria v NSW at Melbourne
Oct 31-Nov 3, 2014 (10:30 local | 23:30 GMT | 19:30 EDT | 18:30 CDT | 16:30 PDT)
South Aust v Queensland at Adelaide
Oct 31-Nov 3, 2014 (10:30 local | 00:00 GMT | 20:00 EDT | 19:00 CDT | 17:00 PDT)
Western Aust v Tasmania at Perth
Oct 31-Nov 3, 2014 (10:30 local | 02:30 GMT | 22:30 EDT | 21:30 CDT | 19:30 PDT)
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