Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Three wickets for Clarke in one over have sealed a record-equalling 16 Test wins in a row for Australia in the second Test at the SCG, so they take a 2-0 lead in the series. This game has had everything - excellent batting and disciplined bowling, but will be remembered, too, for some questionable umpiring decisions.

Ponting is speaking now. "Michael Clarke's got the golden touch, hasn't he? We knew if we kept them under pressure we'd have a chance. That's an unbelievable win, almost as good as any I've been in, I think. When we declared we were the only ones who could win that today. With ten overs to go the game was sort-of slipping away but even then I knew we only needed one wicket.

"The job Andrew Symonds did for us today was amazing. We tried every option, the last roll of the dice was to give Michael Clarke a crack."

Symonds is the Man of the Match. "Pup is comfortably one of the luckiest blokes I know, it was handy to have him on our side. It was a real old-school classical Test match. It's been a big team effort."

Clarke now. "I've been asking Punter all day to have a bowl. I'm certainly taking it." He's just been asked if he thought they could win it when he came on late. "Honestly, not a chance in hell and I think that's why Punter threw me the ball. India, though, did really well to fight as they did."

Well, this has been an absolute epic of a Test. Thanks for joining us and for all of your emails - sorry we couldn't use them all but we always get thousands, literally. From me Jenny Thompson and him George Binoy it's goodbye, thanks again, and do tune in next time for the Perth Test.

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Clarke to Sharma, OUT, Clarke has done it! Ishant pops to first slip off the edge of the bat and that indeed is a famous victory. You have to feel for Kumble, though, who held on for so long in a solid knock

I Sharma c Hussey b Clarke 0 (2m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Can he handle these last two balls? Kumble goes up to him to have a word.

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Clarke to Sharma, no run, dug out to the leg side
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India 4th innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st3R DravidW Jaffer
2nd31R DravidVVS Laxman
3rd20SR TendulkarR Dravid
4th61SC GangulyR Dravid
5th0SC GangulyYuvraj Singh
6th22SC GangulyMS Dhoni
7th48A KumbleMS Dhoni
8th25A KumbleHarbhajan Singh
9th0A KumbleRP Singh
10th0A KumbleI Sharma