Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Match Day

723dThe Bulletin by Wisden Cricinfo staff

Damp start to the Mumbai Test

On a day blighted by unseasonal and intermittent drizzle, the Australian fast bowlers made use of the bowler-friendly conditions and had India struggling at 2 for 22

723dCricinfo staff

India clinch a thriller

Australia capitulated for just 93 in the face of some magnificent bowling from Harbhajan Singh and Murali Kartik

723dThe Bulletin by Wisden Cricinfo staff

Australia ahead on difficult wicket

On a pitch where strokeplay was difficult and survival was an achievement, Australia eked out a 99-run lead after dismissing India for 104 at the Wankhede Stadium

720dPeter English

A whale of a debut

Nathan Hauritz rescued Australia as the game was gradually drifting away

723dPeter English

A whale of a debut

Nathan Hauritz rescued Australia as the game was gradually drifting away

834dVVS Laxman

'I never saw him get irritated'

VVS Laxman chats about how much he learnt from Sachin Tendulkar, and about the time he changed his stance, walked in to bat and scored a brilliant Test hundred

720dAustralian View by Peter English

Born to ride

Surely Jason Gillespie belongs on a motorbike

720dThe Wisden Verdict by S Rajesh

About mood and confidence

The day ended with India having regained some of the ground they lost in the morning due to their shoddy display with the bat, but throughout, there were displays by the batsmen of the two teams which brought out clearly the mood and confidence

720dThe Bulletin by Dileep Premachandran at Mumbai

Harbhajan helps India clinch a thriller

Australia's mighty batting line-up capitulated for just 93 in the face of some magnificent bowling from Harbhajan Singh and Murali Kartik, as India pulled off a scarcely credible 13-run victory in the final Test at the Wankhede Stadium

720dThe Bulletin by Dileep Premachandran

Australia ahead on difficult track

On a pitch where strokeplay was difficult and survival was an achievement, Australia eked out a 99-run lead after dismissing India for 104 at the Wankhede Stadium

723dRahul Bhatia in Mumbai

'The key is to bang it into the track': Gillespie

Jason Gillespie and Murali Kartik, the bowlers who returned the best figures on an absorbing second day's play at the Wankhede Stadium, spoke to the media shortly after the close

723dThe Wisden Verdict by S Rajesh

About mood and confidence

The day ended with India having regained some of the ground they lost in the morning due to their shoddy display with the bat

720dThe Wisden Verdict by Amit Varma

The side with nothing to lose

'When you ain't got nothing, you got nothing to lose,' sang Bob Dylan once, no doubt referring to dead-rubber Tests

720dThe Bulletin by Dileep Premachandran

Damp start to the Mumbai Test

On a day blighted by unseasonal and intermittent drizzle, India struggled to 22 for 2 in the 11 overs possible after Rahul Dravid had won the toss and elected to bat

720dRahul Bhatia in Mumbai

'I bowled much better in Nagpur': Kartik

Murali Kartik and Jason Gillespie, the bowlers who returned the best figures on an absorbing second day's play at the Wankhede Stadium, spoke to the media shortly after the close