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Australia's Asian flu strikes again

Joe Mennie



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Yes Moments: JL and Gilly click in Hobart

Justin Langer and Adam Gilchrst recall their incredible partnership against Pakistan in 1999, as Langer admits that a noisy bat handle might not have been to blame for a famous knick off Wasim Akram


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Comedians in Bars Talking Cricket - Dilruk Jayasinha

Sri Lanka's finest Aussie comic recalls some amazing memories of the 1996 World Cup win, explains why he'd love to hang out with Sangakkara and reviews Murali's comedy stylings at the crease


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The Inner Circle: Curtly wrecks the WACA

The legendary Windies quick recalls the 1993 tour that led to his famous 7-1, one of the most devastating bowling spells ever seen on Australian soil


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A Kandy crushing as Australians spun out

Australia had few answers on the fifth day as Rangana Herath's five wickets helped the hosts to a 106-run victory, only their second ever Test win against the Aussies


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How Australia's second innings unravelled

Faced with a target of 268 to win the first Test at Pallekele, Australia were bowled out for 161 ... here's how the wickets fell


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Herath heroics too much for Australia

Veteran 38-year-old left-arm spinner Ragana Herath weaved his magic to take nine wickets in the first Test against Australia in Kandy


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'Our batting needs more discipline' says Smith

Australia captain Steve Smith praises the batting of Stephen O'Keefe and Peter Nevill, who batted 25.4 overs without scoring, and says the top order could take heed


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'We needed that': Mathews

Sri Lanka skipper Angelo Mathews says after 'a rough, tough six months' beating Australia in Kandy has lifted his side which is now full of confidence


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DRS drama adds to tense final day

Sri Lanka were ruing their eagerness to use their reviews when Stephen O'Keefe was given not out for a close catch appeal and the home side had no reviews left


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Young guns dominate against South Africa A

An unbeaten century to Marcus Stoinis and a classy 74 from Kurtis Patterson have given Australia A the perfect start to their winter 'A' series against South Africa


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Sri Lanka spinners put Aussies on their knees

Four wickets on the fifth morning - including three in three overs just before lunch - has the home side on the brink of a famous Test victory in Kandy


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Sri Lanka strike early to remove Voges

An innocuous-looking push soon turned into a horror start to day five for Australia when replays discovered Adam Voges was out, caught and bowled by Rangana Herath


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Patterson brings his A-game to Brisbane

NSW batsman Kurtis Patterson shows his class with a knock of 74 for Australia A on the first day of the winter 'A' series in the Queensland capital


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Stoinis stamps his authority with big century

Victoria allrounder Marcus Stoinis has started the winter 'A' series with a bang, blasting his way to a century against the South Africans at Allan Border Field


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'We don't play to draw games': Law

Australia's batting coach acknowledges it will be difficult but if enough overs are available the Australian team will be pushing for a win


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