Monthly Archives: January 2012

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A year ago, we only had acquired a glimpse of this young talent in the KFC Big Bash, now he is the youngest Australian to have earned a Baggy Green since Ian Craig back in 1953. He is one of … Continue reading

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In light of Shaun Marsh’s continuous failures with the bat what are our options?  Do we persist with a player who is obviously underdone but shows obvious potential or do we consign him to the scrapheap?  Well rest easy as … Continue reading

Day 3. Australia v India, 4th Test, Adelaide, January 24, 2012

Day 3. Australia v India, 4th Test, Adelaide, January 24, 2012.

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Day 3 at the Adelaide oval started with Tendulkar and Gambhir returning to the crease with India still owing the scoreboard 543 runs. Don Bradman was once quoted as saying that the only weakness he could identify in Sachins technique … Continue reading

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Day 2 at the Adelaide Oval and the Ponting and Clarke juggernaut rolled on whilst India resigned itself to providing the Australian side with batting practice until the inevitable declaration. It then came almost as a surprise when Yadav, who … Continue reading

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Celebrated opening batsman – Matthew Hayden, needs no introduction in terms of accolades on the cricket field, having more than just a few to his name. He was one of the pioneers in redefined batting at the Test Cricket level … Continue reading

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I for one thought this would be the match where the Indian team would try and regain some pride.  Where they would show the cricketing world that they were not a collected of petulant malcontents and creaking warriors past their … Continue reading