( 22nd October ) - first round. Posted 6:57pm Perth Time (GMT+08:00hrs)
England play the in-form Australia, and South Africa seek to open
their account against a rapidly improving New Zealand.
Australia 130 ( 4 skins ) defeated England 38 ( no skins )
New Zealand 104 ( 3 skins ) defeated South Africa 80 (
1 skin )
South Africa take on England. South Africa are no doubt determined
to atone for their first game loss against the defending champions,
although just recording a win is probably a higher motivator.
New Zealand and Australia meet yet again. New Zealand scored 29
against Australia first time around, and they will be looking
to vastly improve on that effort.
England 119 ( 2 skins ) defeated South Africa 107 ( 2 skins
Australia 108 ( 3 skins ) defeated New Zealand 70 ( 1 skin
A very limited bag of highlights today, but good news for Kiwi
Col Taylor (New Zealand) took as good a catch as has been taken
all series--even Col didn't realise he had actually taken the
catch until he opened his eyes. We're told that New Zealand were
also well served by superb side-line support from Gavin Doull.
So .... after two full days of competition--
Australia remain undefeated, England just retain second place
over New Zealand, and South Africa are still looking for their
those of you who've not been able to make the trip
to Perth, each results page will have a small photo
showing you a bit of our city and surrounds.
Park - Lemon-Scented Gum trees line the entrance ---
after Day 2
to Masters Test Series main