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de Villiers exorcises demons with record-breaking chase

AB de Villiers erased a lingering hoodoo for South Africa as they sealed their most satisfying wi…

Johnson’s magnificent seven stun South Africa

Mitchell Johnson ruined South Africa’s brave pushes for safety with a dramatic seven-wicket haul …

Calm Smith shakes off mind games

The last time South Africa visited Australia Graeme Smith tried to talk the series up as an actio…

Clark ruled out of first Test

Stuart Clark’s summer could be over after he was ruled out of Wednesday’s first Test against Sout…

Symonds named in Test squad

Andrew Symonds could make his return to Test cricket next week after being named in Australia’s 1…

Teams yet to train in new stadium

Australia’s preparations for Thursday’s must-win fourth Test have been disrupted due to last-minu…

Coach complicates Ponting-Lee clash

The on-field dispute between Brett Lee and Ricky Ponting has taken a twist with the coach Tim Nie…

India tighten stranglehold on match

India’s top order set the table, and two of Australia’s familiar tormenters tucked in to leave th…

Mishra’s five helps India dominate

Amit Mishra had to wait six years for his second call-up to the Test squad but the timing was not…

Fitness worries and weather take centrestage

Match facts
Oct 17-21, 2008
Start time 9.30am (0400 GMT)
Big Picture
After the attritional cr…