Monday, March 2, 2015

Make Up, Front Up

Be they good games, great games or poor showings, you can't bag the level of commitment and support teams have had from their spectators.

Sunday, March 1, 2015

A Great Occasion

It was certainly a day and a game to remember, but it felt a bit like the occasion was a little too big for the players.

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Oh, What A Feeling!

A few more crackers like today's Afghanistan vs Scotland thriller might be enough to convince the "Big Three" that there is great entertainment and value in spreading the cricket web wider. Sport is more than watching over hyped (and paid) "heroes" playing each other over and over. Grow the game and then let us watch and enjoy the fun.

Monday, February 23, 2015

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Facing Off

Good to see Dale Steyn and Ajinkya Rahane embody a full on competition between two quality teams. Nothing worse than a whole lot of "donkey lickings" to start off a tournament.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Colour And Pride

One of the strengths of the Cricket World Cup is the way the "minnows" add so much colour, passion, pride and variety to the event. They seem to bring more than just hard to pronounce surnames and occasional upset potential, something not seen in some other codes 4 yearly knees up. 

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Showing The Maker's Name

The Sunrisers got a great deal on Kane Williamson. He has the talent to show that correct and precise shot making is the equal of boom and bust.

Monday, February 16, 2015

Paddy Power

Lots of smiles in sunny Nelson, especially for those wearing the emerald green. Even the bookies would be happy, although they couldn't be at the game for security reasons. If the Windies don't sharpen up they may be looking to get back to their own sunny shores and keep their heads down - also for security reasons.

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Boom Boom's Last Big Bang

You have got to figure that the great entertainer is getting close to playing his last impossible shot. Would be great to see him go out with a boom.