As Mickey Arthur takes charge of Pakistan, he could do worse than look back at successful tours of England and Australia eight years ago, when he coached South Africa
Greg Baum in the Age looks at Doug Bollinger’s eventful but wicketless first bowling innings in Test cricket.
Stuart Hess, writing in the The Star , feels the performance of the lower-orders of both South Africa and Australia has been the most significant in influencing its outcome.
When he was a young boy, Peter Siddle got stuck in at a woodchopping competition
Roll over Allan Stanford and all the other unbelievers with a concentration span of 10 minutes
Neil Manthorp in his diary for Supercricket , has a rather difficult time dealing with the security at the WACA despite wearing an embarrassingly large which says 'Access All Areas.'
Peter Roebuck, writing in The Witness , feels the climax of the Sydney Test provided a fitting end to a closely fought series.