Tag Archives: warne

Ball of the Century

The best parts of this one is the contours of the keeper gloves and Gatting’s face. Even though you can’t see the detail on Gatt’s mug you know what emotion he’s feeling; confused and defeated. One of the best things … Continue reading

Posted in Miscellaneous Cricketing Thoughts, Social Media Cricket | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Big Up Bashes Won’t Break The Mould

The many criticisms of the IPL have recently pailed into insignificance by the shoddy show of the Caribbean T20 league, Australia’s bleak ‘Big Bash’ T20 and the impending implosion of the Bangladeshi Premier League. As every proper cricket fan knows … Continue reading

Posted in Miscellaneous Cricketing Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Dearth of a Doosra!

Thanks to George Dobell’s latest blog on the bible that is Cricinfo , I recently discovered that there is not one bowler in the English county game who is capable of bowling a ‘doosra’. Maurice Holmes, who is the last … Continue reading

Posted in County Cricket | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment