Greg Baum In chess, there are 20 possible first moves. The number of possible moves after that - the number of places where a game might go - has been put at 10 the power of 120.
Greg Baum Ricky Ponting will not be remembered by his first or last balls but by the 22,780 in between.
Greg Baum Again, it is tense and terse and testy, and watchers can't take their eyes off it.
Greg Baum One of the mystical peculiarities of Test cricket is each day is played on new terms, discrete in themselves and often vitally different from the preceding day and the days to come.
Greg Baum Adelaide Oval on Monday was like a Murray River camping ground in mid-summer.