Category: Cricket

Cricket talk


There Goes The Ashes

Okay, we lost The Ashes after the boxing day test in Melbourne but I wanted to wait till all the games were played and, considering the results, time to sit and reflect before jumping on the bandwagon and posting my...


Well Howzat?

It seems it was only a short time ago that England were celebrating regaining The Ashes after a close series here in Blighty. The next year saw England get progressively better to the point where we are now which, for...


The Only World Cup We’ll Win?

I appreciate I’m a little late in blogging about this considering the final happened last Sunday. Anyway, last Sunday saw England take on the old foe Australia in the final of the World Twenty20 (T20). Both teams were the pick...


A New Season

So yesterday I played my first full game of the new cricket season for Bradley Stoke. It was for the Sunday Friendly XI and we were away to Lisvane CC. While not glorious weather for cricket we did have a...

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Gunmen Shoot Sri Lanka Cricketers

Gunmen have attacked a bus carrying the Sri Lankan cricket team on its way to play in the Pakistani city of Lahore. At least five members of the Sri Lankan cricket team were injured – two from bullets – and...

Howzat?! 0


So another summer and I’m back in the cricket mood. Played in a friendly match in the Bradley Stoke Festival. It was the Festival XI versus Bradley Stoke XI (all from Bradley Stoke Cricket Club). I played for the Festival...