There seems to be something of a fashion at the moment for animals to invade sporting arenas. A few days ago several observers reported that there was an unexpected shirehorse in the penalty area at Steel Park, home of Corby Town F.C.. 317 more words
Important poll on the Beard Index for England's cricketers.. My own vote went to Jimmy Anderson, a remark on whose performance yesterday by me on Twitter also led to me featuring on the BBC Sports Website: Today is the 4th Day and England have just declared on 205-4, leaving India to score 445 to win in approximately 132 overs... ..and India close on 112-4. The ball is starting to turn and with another 331 to win off 90 overs (3.67 an over) the odds are firmly on England's side. UPDATE: And so it came to pass that England took India's last 6 wickets for 66 runs in the first session of the final day to win by 266 runs.