For some time now we have been noticing that LeggieLefty has been “very disinterested”. His last post was written in April, 6 months ago. On a few occasions he has thrown away his post, despite such opportunities as “Red Monday”, the day when Bangladesh scored over 600 and Australia fell apart. 362 more words
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In recent days, we’ve been shown a variety of ways to negotiate the twilight of a stellar sports career.
I’m going to focus on three: the Fred Astaire for enduring grace and dignity, the Brian Meeker for reasons that shall become obvious and the Honey Boo Boo, for sheer search-and-destroy precociousness. 704 more words
It came as no shock to the cricketing world when Jos Buttler expressed his astonishment at how quickly his test call-up came, especially as it was only a few months since England captain Alastair Cook expressed that he did not believe the wicketkeeper was ready to make the transition to test cricket. 494 more words