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Cricket Heaven

This picture was taken at the WACA in Perth, Western Australia when Australia was taking on New Zealand in a 5 Series Test Match.

If Channel Nine Commentators Were 90s Cartoon Characters

Every summer, Australian men and women alike spend countless hours watching Australia’s very best cricketers play Australia’s favourite pastime as well as we all wished we could. 783 more words


The Survival Of Test Cricket: Embracing Pink

By James Ives

Boring? (Nope.) Uneventful? (Unlikely.) Intriguing? (Yes.) Unimportant? (No way, unless of course you’re a middle-aged melodramatic television lover who is at angst over the prospects of day-night Test cricket taking away your beloved A Current Affair programming.) 652 more words


Mitchell Johnson: The Gen Y Dennis Lillee

By Sam Phillips

Retirement for an elite athlete is as close as any person ever comes to attending their own funeral. 949 more words


believing in Mitchell Johnson

From the outside it would have looked like any other plumbing van.

It was being driven by a bloke who had lost his state cricket contract. 3,083 more words

General Balls

The tales of Mitch from Townsville

“He can be quicker than Brett Lee”

“Mitch, from Townsville,” Mitchell Johnson introduced himself.

The 18-year-old was at Adelaide Oval No. 2 on an April morning in 1999. 1,748 more words


David becomes Goliath

By Sam Phillips

It wasn’t David Warner’s double ton which confirmed he had completed his transformation from T20 grunt to one of the world’s very best batsmen – it was the way he scored it. 717 more words