The build-up to this Perth Test saw Australia clutching at Beer, straws and
anything else they could get their hands on.
Anderson would be too jet-lagged to bowl, they hoped... Stuart Broad with his 0
runs and 2 wickets at 80 would be missed... A green-top would favour Australia...
Another spinner from St Kilda would recreate the Warne magic.
though everything indicated that he would play, in the end Beer was put on ice
- as were a multitude of puns.
seem desperate. The selection policy is inconsistent and incoherent.
bowlers - Mitchell Johnson and Ben Hilfenhaus -