Tag: Michael Clarke
Michael Clarke : Three Moments
Michael Clarke is about to play his last cricket Test. Sadly, he will leave the game as an Ashes losing Test captain regardless of the result. For many people that will be his legacy. For some, this is the time to criticise and to bring up the past. But not for me. Here are the three…
Go for the Zac : Goodbye Phillip Hughes
Cricket is at times a lonely and solitary game. At least I thought so. You bat by yourself. You bowl by yourself. You stand in the field waiting for a catch, then run after the ball and throw it back. By yourself. Waiting for a catch or the chance to run after the ball can…
Australian Institute of Sledging?
As a cricket lover I’m following the current Test series. My hope is that one more Aussie win will return the Ashes to us. Yet cricket is not a predictable game. And it can be overshadowed by outside issues. Such as sledging. Sledging is sustained verbal banter (truthfully outright verbal abuse) designed to…