CLR James saw cricket, to so many simply a sport and merely a game, as a manifestation of, and metaphor for, life itself.
If that is the case, cricketers (and, indeed, spectators) are themselves a depiction of society. 6,406 more words
“We often talk about training hard to be a fit cricketer and put in the hours in the gym and on the ground trying to get stronger and durable, but we forget one important aspect in a cricketer’s career. Rest.”
Why an initial back-foot trigger movement may not be a great idea
A fireman once said, “We are crazy guys, you know. When a house is on fire, people are running out and we are running in.” A batsman has to do something similar when a bowler like Mitchell Johnson is steaming in, hurling thunderbolts at 150kph.1,121 more words