Super stuff from Cook too.
Looked every inch Strauss' equal. From a man who some were arguing shouldn't be starting this test, that really is a repost of the highest order.
Old Mitch really is having a nightmare isn't he?, Hilfenhaus is an average seemer at best and the young spinner doesn't look capable of lacing Swann's boots.
This series rests for Ponting rests on him winning the toss, and the Aussie top order holding out against the new ball.