GABBA


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GABBAGeorgia Allman Brothers Band Association
GABBA[not an acronym ] Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Queensland, Australia
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New Zealand's own left-armer Trent Boult will be keen to return fire after a tough outing in Brisbane but his swing bowling team mate Tim Southee remains a doubt after injuring his back at the Gabba.
The wicket at the Gabba, known for its pace and bounce, is not new to the UAE boys as they had trained in the same type of wicket which had been created at the ICC Cricket Academy in Dubai.
Indeed the grassy pitch at the Gabba has a reputation of being the fastest and liveliest track in Australia.
South Africa captain Graeme Smith, who has only played at the Gabba once due to the his side's tendency to tour later in summer, is happy the visitors are starting their tour in Centurion, saying that it is always satisfying to come to familiar places where one has had success, either as an individual or as a team.
IN A TANGLE: Tim Bresnan (left) and Ravi Bopara clash as they try to run out Australia''s Nathan Coulter-Nile during the second One Day International at the Gabba
Clarke and David Warner hit centuries as Australia accumulated an imposing 401 for seven, representing an overall lead of 560 as the home side set out to protect their 25-year unbeaten run at the Gabba ground.
England, who won the first series of this year's double header 3-0, are chasing a fourth successive Ashes triumph and a first victory at the Gabba since 1986.
The monumental effort of everyone involved in getting all this work done in just 11 weeks is a tribute to staff at the Gabba and managing contractors Watpac, he said.
THE GABBA, BRISBANE - NOVEMBER 7, 2002 Nasser Hussain's decision to put Australia into bat was cruelly punished on a day the former England skipper has failed to live down since.
ENGLAND broke a ton of records in the Ashes yesterday as they racked up the runs at the Gabba.
ENGLAND will head for Adelaide today still convinced they can win the Ashes after Alastair Cook led their second-innings escape from the Gabba.