Strauss and co raring to go

Ricky Ponting & Andrew Strauss

Ricky Ponting & Andrew Strauss - The captains go head to head  

Andrew Strauss & Andy Flower

Andrew Strauss & Andy Flower - Strauss pays attention to detail in his pitch inspection  

Andrew Strauss & Geoff Miller

Andrew Strauss & Geoff Miller - Captain and national selector survery the scene for the opening Test  

Alastair Cook

Alastair Cook - Cook samples a different slice of Australian sporting culture  

Stuart Broad

Stuart Broad - A relaxed Broad readies himself for practice  

Michael Clarke & Kevin Pietersen

Michael Clarke & Kevin Pietersen - Friends - soon to be adversaries  

Michael Clarke

Michael Clarke - Clarke proves his fitness following a recurrence of a back problem  

Andrew Strauss

Andrew Strauss - Dreaming of a first-day century, perhaps?  

Ricky Ponting & Andrew Strauss Andrew Strauss & Andy Flower Andrew Strauss & Geoff Miller Alastair Cook Stuart Broad Michael Clarke & Kevin Pietersen Michael Clarke Andrew Strauss