Monthly Archives: August 2017

Test 4, Day 4

England 362 (Bairstow 99, Stokes 58, Root 52, Rabada 4-91) and 243 (Moeen 75*, Morkel 4-41, Olivier 3-38) beat South Africa 226 (Anderson 4-38) and 202 (Amla 83, du Plessis 61, Moeen 5-69) by 177 runs # The Saturday before … Continue reading

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Test 4, Day 3

England 362 and 224 for 8 (Moeen 67*, Broad 0*, Olivier 3-38) lead South Africa 226 (Bavuma 46, Anderson 4-38) by 360 runs # One hot, humid summer’s day my sister, our neighbor and I were playing our garage. I … Continue reading

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Test 4, Day 2

Day 2, Session 2: South Africa trail by 308 runs with 8 wickets remaining in the 1st innings (Elgar 0, Amla 30) # Ducks were a big part of our lives growing up. When we visited the Becker family cottages … Continue reading

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Test 4, Day 1

England 260 for 6 (Stokes 58, Root 52) v South Africa # When I was two years old we moved from Johnstown, Ohio, outside Columbus, to Lebanon, Ohio, a small town about 45 minutes from Cincinnati. It was a suburb, … Continue reading

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