Tag Archives: England

Champions Trophy Preview

Ok, so it’s here. Short, sharp, eight teams, over in less than three weeks, the Champions Trophy. To be honest I think most people would be hard-pressed to name all the previous winners such is the status of this tournament … Continue reading

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Windies Whitewash

Unless you’ve been asleep for the last few days you will know that the West Indies had one of their most glorious days in recent memory by winning both the men’s and women’s T20 World Cup on the same day, … Continue reading

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T20 World Cup Preview & Predictions

So the World T20 is upon us once more which means it’s time for some no doubt wonky predictions from me. To be honest the tournament hasn’t had the best preparation, with fixtures only finalised at the last minute, causing … Continue reading

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Big Bash – Setting the Trend?

The Big Bash concluded on Sunday with Sydney Thunder taking the spoils after another exceptional batting performance from Usman Khawaja. Living in Australia these days I’ve caught a fair bit of it (on TV mostly, sadly I didn’t make it … Continue reading

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Doctor, Doctor

There has been some strange goings-on this week in the early stages of New Zealand’s current tour of Australia after a match designed as preparation for the Kiwis before the first Test was abandoned due to an unsafe pitch. Now … Continue reading

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Incompetent Competition – An Ashes Review

My overriding view of the recently completed Ashes will be that, despite the excitement and topsy-turvy nature of the contest, it was a series low on quality. Yes, I am very pleased that England prevailed 3-2 but once the dust … Continue reading

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Radio Rental

I remember writing in my last blog post about coming into the current Ashes series with a slight lack of enthusiasm due to the seemingly endless regularity of this contest. There has been a extra spice to this encounter as … Continue reading

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