Monthly Archives: October 2013

The First Cricket Hero – The Duke of Dorset

The 1700’s were documented reasonably well compared to it’s preceding centuries, but still leave enough to the imagination to retain a glorious romance to the emergence of different sporting codes being developed. Everyone knows the story of William Webb Ellis … Continue reading

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Sachin R Tendulkar

Twenty-four years ago, Sachin Tendulkar made his Test debut. Joe Root was born two years later, and if he matches Tendulkar’s longevity then he will still be playing in 2036.  So let me start this article off then by stating … Continue reading

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Retro Cricket Clobber

It is rare that any cricket clothes are remotely cool and, if an item is even remotely fetching then it tends to go out of date pretty fast. Which is why retro cricket clobber could just be the way to … Continue reading

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Afghanistani Cricket

Afghanistan’s cricket side have qualified for their second top tier international tournament, as they will take part in the 50 over Tournament to take place in 2015. Naturally, this prompted me to re-watch a DVD I was originally bought by … Continue reading

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The English (Forward) Defence League

“Leader” of the English Defence League Tommy Robinson has today officially quit the band. Robbie, Gary and Jason Orange are gutted. The man most famous for being refused service in Selfridges lived up to his charlatan and opportunist “previous” behaviour … Continue reading

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Kevin Pieter-ton

Australia vs England is always a special occasion, and the first match of any Test series as a resumption of history is always a little bit special. What marks out next month’s contest at the Gabba for extra-special specialness is … Continue reading

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