Monthly Archives: February 2013

Sheffield Shield Watch – Batsmen

There is an unavoidable, Ashes-sized blob which has emerged ominously from just over the cricketing horizon, with just the small damp mound that is New Zealand to overcome before it is upon us. Not in my lifetime has there been … Continue reading

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The Hampshire Golden Wattle* Bowl

In an attempt to stave off the seemingly inevitable and frankly laughable demise of Australian cricket, it was recently announced that Cricket Australia have struck up a partnership deal with Hampshire County Cricket Club which will see six of Australia’s … Continue reading

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Separating Sport From Politics – the Sri Lankan Cricket Way.

Originally posted on Sri Lanka Cricket Blog | ශ්‍රි ලංකා ක්‍රිකට් බ්ලෝග්:
Right, where to begin with this one? Firstly I would like to point out that having come to cricket in the mid to late 90’s, and watching the Sri Lankan team since then,…

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Crap Cricket Computer Games

It is important for me to state that I am not a big gamer and I do not own a console. I am actually super cool, which is why I pen a blog about cricket. Cos that makes me cool…right? … Continue reading

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Great Cricket Scenes

This week’s Guardian weekly cricket email ‘The Spin’ contained not just a beautiful tribute or two to the late Frank Keating (whom I have to admit eluded me until he’d passed), but also tucked away at the bottom was this … Continue reading

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