Thrilling day-night Test in the balance


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Optus Exclusive: Extended highlights day 1

Australia dominated the early stages of the historic day-night Test, skittling New Zealand for 202 on day one, before losing two wickets under lights with the pink ball

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Optus Replay: 'It was an amazing atmosphere'

Paceman Peter Siddle says Australia are well placed after a historic day at the Adelaide Oval during which he claimed his 200th Test wicket in a strong performance

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Optus Exclusive: The Super Tests

Some of the legends of the sport sat down with to reminisce about the fabled Super Test series as the world prepares for day-night Test cricket

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Hughes gone but never forgotten

South Australia's Adam Zampa reflects on his time with close friend Phillip Hughes a year after the left-hander's tragic passing

Slogging tailenders are back!

Damien Fleming welcomes the return of the big-hitting slogging tailenders who dug Australia out of trouble on the second day of the day-night Test

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Aussie fightback puts Test in balance

A rearguard action by Nevill, Lyon and Starc helped Australia to an unexpected first-innings lead in an entertaining second session of the second day

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Nifty Nevill's needful knock

With Australia in trouble, Peter Nevill set a new Test high score with a vital 66 that helped the hosts take a first-innings lead in the day-night Test

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Lyon's handy lower-order batting

At the centre of a DRS controversy, Nathan Lyon survived to help Australia into a first-innings lead with an important knock

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Starc stands and delivers

Bravely batting with stress fractures in his foot, Mitchell Starc stood and blasted the New Zealand spinners about the Adelaide Oval in a key knock for Australia

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Maddinson on song for New South Wales

The stylish Nic Maddinson showed his class as he hit an excellent 112 against Queensland

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Lyon at centre of DRS controversy

Nathan Lyon survived an appeal for a catch after a review by third umpire Nigel Llong that left more answers than questions

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Dunk punishes South Australia bowlers

Ben Dunk smashed a big century for Tasmania in their Shield clash against South Australia

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Australia collapse on second afternoon

New Zealand on top after Shaun Marsh's horror run out as Australia lose six wickets in first session of second day

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Australia lose 6-62

The second afternoon proved problematic for Australia as they lost six wickets in the first session in the Adelaide sunshine

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Smith stands tall with fifty

Skipper Steve Smith battled through the night session on the first day and carried on to make a gritty half-century on the second afternoon in Adelaide

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Marsh's horror run out

Shaun Marsh stuttered, shuffled and was caught short of his ground by some brilliant fielding by New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum