I saw an interview at the start of the tour and he was talking about backing himself in these conditions. That positivity and approach paid off for me. He wasn't fearful of the conditions and he wanted to grind out performances. He obviously came here with the right mind set. I thought the rest of the batting group would have been similar, but there wasn't anyone else who supported him particularly in the Tests,

Shaun Pollock, 8 months
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