Perth mark

Snapshots from WACA, home to the world's fastest pitch.

Dennis Lillee and Javed Miandad have an altercation during the first Test match between Australia and Pakistan played at the WACA ground on November 16, 1981 in Perth, Australia. (Photo by Getty Images)


Sachin Tendulkar plays an upper cut during the third Test match between India and Australia at WACA stadium in Perth, 16 January 2008. PRAKASH SINGH/AFP/Getty Images)

Matthew Hayden relaxes in the dressing room after scoring 380 to break West Indies' Brian Lara's world record of 375 during Day 2 of the first Test between Australia and Zimbabwe played at the WACA Ground on October 10, 2003 in Perth, Australia. (Photo by Hamish Blair/Getty Images)


Adam Gilchrist of Australia celebrates scoring a 57-ball hundred, the second fastest in Test cricket, during the third Ashes Test at the WACA on December 16, 2006 in Perth, Australia. Gilchrist was considering Test retirement before going out to bat, and the innings helped change his mind. The knock was the mid-point of Australia's eventual 5-0 Ashes win. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Makhaya Ntini of South Africa in action during day three of the First Test between Australia and South Africa played at the WACA December 18, 2005 in Perth, Australia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Mitchell Johnson leaves the field of play after taking 6 wickets during Day 2 of the third Ashes Test between Australia and England at WACA on December 17, 2010 in Perth, Australia. (Photo by Tom Shaw/Getty Images)

Spectators watch the action from the Eastern grass bank during Day 1 of the third Ashes Test match between Australia and England at the WACA on December 16, 2010 in Perth, Australia. (Photo by Paul Kane/Getty Images)


February 1991: A banner proclaiming the innocence of David Gower and John Morris circles the WACA ground in Perth during the fifth Test between England and Australia. This followed the infamous "Tiger-Moth" incident which effectively cost John Morris his Test career. Adrian Murrell/Allsport UK/Getty


Brian Lara of the West Indies with his then girlfriend Lindsay Ward watching the match between the Western Warriors and the West Indies at the WACA ground in Perth, Australia. (Tony McDonough/ALLSPORT)


A general view as a storm blows in during the ODI match between Australia and Sri Lanka held at the WACA ground in Perth, Australia on December 22, 2002. (Photo by Hamish Blair/Getty Images)

Glenn McGrath of Australia claims his 300th Test wicket by having Brian Lara of the West Indies caught by Stuart MacGill first ball for nought as part of a hat trick during the first day's play of the second Test at the WACA Cricket Ground, Perth, Australia. (David Pillinger/ALLSPORT/Getty)


General View of the Western Australian Cricket Ground during the second day's play of the second Test match between Australia and West Indies at the WACA Cricket Ground, Perth, Australia. Mandatory Credit: Sean Garnsworthy/ALLSPORT


Seagulls fly over the WACA during the tour match between Western Australia and England in Perth, Australia, 31 October 1998. (Laurence Griffiths /Allsport)


Adam Gilchrist of Australia in action in the nets during training at the WACA, Perth, Australia on November 27, 2002. (Photo by Hamish Blair/Getty Images)


Michael Vaughan of England leaves the nets during the England nets session held on October 21, 2002 at the WACA Cricket Ground, in Perth, Australia. (Photo by Tom Shaw/Getty Images)

Brett Lee of Australia bowls in an unsuccessful attempt to claim a hat trick with a tight field during Day 3 of the first Test between Australia and Zimbabwe at the WACA Ground on October 11, 2003 in Perth, Australia. (Photo by Hamish Blair/Getty Images)


A board in the players rooms with a list of all the Australian cenutry makers, with the recent addition of Matthew Hayden's 380 after Day 5 of the first Test between Australia and Zimbabwe played at the WACA Ground on October 13, 2003 in Perth, Australia. (Photo by Hamish Blair/Getty Images)


Shane Warne of Australia rests during a break during Day 2 of the first Test between Australia and Pakistan played at the WACA on December 17, 2004 in Perth, Australia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)


A Pakistan fielder chases the ball through a group of pigeons during day three of the first Test between Australia and Pakistan played at the WACA on December 18, 2004 in Perth, Australia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)


The WACA scoreboard shows Australia's Glenn McGrath best-ever bowling figures of 8/24 during Day 4 of the first Test between Australia and Pakistan at the WACA on December 19, 2004 in Perth, Australia. (Photo by Hamish Blair/Getty Images)

The Southern Stars and White Ferns in action during the third ODI Women's Rose Bowl match between Australia and New Zealand at the WACA on March 13, 2005 in Perth, Australia. (Photo by Paul Kane/Getty Images)


Shane Warne celebrates a wicket during Day 5 of the first Test between Australia and South Africa played at the WACA December 20, 2005 in Perth, Australia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)


(Left to right) Nathan Astle, Adam Parore, Lou Vincent and Stephen Fleming, who all made centuries for New Zealand in the first innings, relax at the close of play, after Day 2 of the third Test between Australia and New Zealand at The WACA, Perth, Australia. Hamish Blair/ALLSPORT


Indian 12th-man Harbhajan Singh runs onto the field to celebrate India's 72 run win over Australia after Day 4 of the third Test against Australia at the WACA on January 19, 2008 in Perth, Australia. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)