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al Furqaan
January 8, 2012, 01:49 PM
On the occaision of India losing by an innings on Day 4 in the Sydney Test, I happened to suggest, jestfully, about whether Clarke could ask the umpires to bowl out India again on day 5 to record a "oouble innings win". This blog is a result of that conversation, co-authored by the two of us.


SYDNEY CRICKET GROUND, Tea on Day 3. Australia skipper Michael Clarke put on a batting clinic to the delight of his home crowd, crossing 300 runs shortly after lunch to put the Aussies firmly in control of this Test match. Michael Hussey joined the runfest with his own century to go alongside Ricky Ponting’s 134 compiled over the first two days. With Australia declaring at 659/4 in response to India’s 191, the question now arises: Can Australia complete the double innings victory?

Before the match, India opener Virender Sehwag offered his thoughts on the attack they’d be facing after India were dispatched in the Boxing Day Test...

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January 8, 2012, 04:34 PM
:up: Nice story Furqan Bhai, Chaliye jan - I posted a comment on that page.

al Furqaan
January 8, 2012, 05:20 PM
thank you bhai!