Monthly Archives: July 2014

Test Three – The Saafampton Bowl

The last time I found myself at the Rose Bowl, Aaron Finch bludgeoned his way to a world record 156 in an international T20 match, and England, in spite of posting 200+ themselves in the chase, found themselves falling rather short. … Continue reading

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Photos From Lords

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A Trip To Lords

Tomorrow. It’s my birthday. Well done her – much better than the usual codswallop she gets me on these occasions. Naturally this means I hope today gets completely rained out and the extra time is made up when I’m actually … Continue reading

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Goodbye to Mike Selvey

Social media was a good way to pass on information. But the trolls, idiots and know-nothings make it unpleasant. So I'm out of here. Sorry. — mike selvey (@selvecricket) July 13, 2014

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Yet Another Hypothetical Cricket XI

The Worst XI Where Every Player Has Made A Minimum Of Ten Test Centuries > Ashwell Prince >Mike Gatting >Ijaz Ahmed >Nasser Hussain (c) >Ramnaresh Sarwan >Nathan Astle >Alec Stewart (wk) >Thilan Samaraweera >Ian Botham (new ball bowler) >Paul Collingwood … Continue reading

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Test Cricket – The Big Two – Huzzah!

Finally, the two biggest cricket playing nations in the world lock horns! We’ll ignore the sizeable populations of Pakistan and Bangladesh. We’ll ignore the ICC rankings. We’ll ignore South Africa’s general dominance of both sides over the past five years. … Continue reading

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