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The Unpredictability of Cricket

I must apologise upfront for writing two posts about cricket in a row. It’s entirely unforgivable. But what happened at Trent Bridge yesterday was a perfect example of what I love about cricket (at least as a neutral supporter). For … Continue reading

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Ashes Season

It’s a wonderful time to be in England. If you’re a cricket fan, that is. The Australians are in town, trying to have a go at getting the Ashes back, having not had a whiff of them since 2007. England … Continue reading

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Dusting

Having been away for a two-week holiday back home, and then trying to settle back into a cold-weather routine, posting to the blog hasn’t been a top priority. When I have thought about it, it’s been along the lines of … Continue reading

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A Day at the Cricket

As far as sporting experiences go, there’s nothing quite as English as a day at a Test Match. Sure, the spirit at a football game is louder and more engaging, and the roar of “Swing Low, Sweet Chariot” at Twickenham … Continue reading

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