Monthly Archives: May 2013

Complicit

All the people who watched the IPL final are the reason why fixing will never go away. You’re all complicit. — Devanshu (@dbackwardpoint) May 26, 2013 It is a shockingly aggressive accusation of everyone, including myself, that was watching the … Continue reading

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Horsham

Sussex vs Somerset at Horsham, County Championship Somerset 76 & 108; Sussex 300 Sussex won by an innings and 116 runs Steve Magoffin is a 33 year old medium fast Australian who has played 93 First Class matches for Queensland, … Continue reading

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A Good Day

There has been a lot of bad news in cricket lately. I am not going to go into a detailed reaction, but some weeks it is hard to be a cricket fan – and this has been one of those … Continue reading

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All it Takes is One

Derbyshire vs Sussex at County Ground, Derby Derbyshire 223 & 219; Sussex 401 & 23 Sussex won by 9 wickets That’s what Sussex needed: a comprehensive win. In a lot of ways, it was a formula for winning a four … Continue reading

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“This is horrendous.”

There is of course a lot to write about these days in World Cricket. The IPL playoffs, the England vs New Zealand Test series, County Cricket…etc. And I will write about all of those things soon enough. But not tonight. … Continue reading

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News Round-Up

A lot happening; a lot to cover. First: the spot fixing scandal in the Indian Premier League. Honestly, we all should have seen this coming. Gambling is a force of nature in cricket, and there are so many meaningless matches, … Continue reading

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#engvnz

Tomorrow: Test cricket returns. Sure, it was back a few weeks ago with Zimbabwe vs Bangladesh, but for all intents and purposes, Test cricket has been on hiatus since England’s brilliant draw with New Zealand at Auckland on the 26th … Continue reading

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