October 4 down the years

The man who became a cause

The birth of Basil D'Oliveira, who sparked an international incident that resulted in the isolation of South Africa

Basil D'Oliveira

October 7 down the years

Zak attacks

An Indian pace spearhead is born

Zaheer Khan gives Brad Haddin a send-off

October 13 down the years

Cricket rebel

A chillingly hostile bowler is born

John Snow. Frightening. And frighteningly fast as well.

October 15 down the years

The deadly duo

The most lethal old-ball partnership of them all

Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis chat

October 16 down the years

A modern titan

A shoo-in for any team in the world

Jacques Kallis drives for four

October 28 down the years

53 all out

The lowest total in a Test in Pakistan

Abdul Qadir bowls during the World Cup Match against West Indies

October 31 down the years

Hit the ground running

The man who made a century and a double in his first three Tests

Javed Miandad sweeps