Tag Archives: England

Mankad dismissal hides English frailties

Cricket – it is usually defined as the contest between the bat and ball; In the last decade though, with the invention of twenty20 cricket and various law changes from power plays and the reduction of bouncers have neutered the … Continue reading

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2013 Rugby League World Cup Overview

It might have snuck under the radar for those who aren’t ardent rugby league fans but there is a world cup on currently and you know what it has been quite fun. Both group A amd B have completed their … Continue reading

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Rout at the GABBA corral

Australia v England 5th ODI Scorecard Australia needed to respond after the loss on Australia Day to the old enemy and responded they did, ater being put in on a bouncy wicket, no recognised spin bowler and utilising their four … Continue reading

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Australia Day party pooped

Australia v England 4th ODI Scorecard Sorry for not posting a review of the third ODI, I was out all day and missed the match. The scene was set, Australia day, great weather and Australia were looking to seal the … Continue reading

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Australia win, again? The Marsh and Bollinger show

Australia v England 2nd ODI Scorecard Well, two in a row who would have thought? Australia have started their roll onto the World Cup with back to back victories, this time though it wasn’t a Watson Wonderland, it was Marsh … Continue reading

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Walking in a Watson Wonderland.

Australia v England 1st ODI Scorecard The rumours of One Day International cricket death are greatly exaggerated, after Australia completed the largest successful run chase at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, making 4/297 chasing England’s 294 from earlier in the day, … Continue reading

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2010/11 Ashes Review: Military Precision vs Drunks organising a raffle

I’ll let you think which cricket team is which, but for now England came, they saw and conquered everyone in their path besides one lone salvo in Perth from the Australian bowlers and Michael Hussey but with Andrew Strauss holding … Continue reading

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