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Mitchell Johnson took one wicket as Pakistan scored 304 for 2 on the first day of the second Test in Abu Dhabi
Mitchell Johnson took one wicket as Pakistan scored 304 for 2 on the first day of the second Test in Abu Dhabi © Getty Images
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'Ponting was an instinctive, aggressive player'

Modern Masters: Rahul Dravid and Sanjay Manjrekar discuss Ricky Ponting's technique

The Australian who dares to attack spin

From lead spinner and No. 8, Steven Smith has become a central figure in the batting line-up. By Brydon Coverdale

'Gilchrist struck fear in the opposition'

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

From oranje to green and gold

Netherlands' batting mainstay Tom Cooper dreams of playing for Australia, his country of birth. By Peter Miller

'Gilchrist always looked to take on the spinners'

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

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Steve Waugh praises Pakistan's ability to keep discovering fresh talent, evident in their 221-run victory against Australia in Dubai

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Pakistan and Australia learn from the first Test

Alex Bowden: The two teams' coaches hold forth on the lessons from the game

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

Chris Rogers produces a diving effort at the boundary
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Steven Smith and Michael Clarke have a chat in the field
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Mitchell Johnson cools himself down
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Mitchell Johnson had Mohammad Hafeez caught behind
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Steven Smith feeds a cat
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Nathan Lyon lets out a celebratory roar after trapping Ahmed Shehzad
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2nd Test: Australia v Pakistan at Abu Dhabi - Oct 30-Nov 3
Pakistan 304/2
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)
1st T20I: Aus Women v WI Women at Sydney
Nov 2, 2014 (10:00 local | 23:00 GMT | 19:00 EDT | 18:00 CDT | 16:00 PDT)
CA XI v Sth Africans at Sydney
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