Tag Archive: cricket

Day two of the Boxing Day Test

Day two of the Boxing Day test corresponded seamlessly with what has happened so far this summer. The courageous captain Michael Clarke broke another record and Australia again proved their inability to assert… Continue reading

Lunch at Day Two of the Boxing Day Test

The Australian batsmen have been lucky to survive the bowling of Rangana Herath just before lunch on day two of the Boxing Day test. Several chances were generated from the bowling of Herath,… Continue reading

Mitchell Johnson steps up in the absence of Mitchell Starc

In the controversial absence of Mitchell Starc, it was another fiery left arm paceman and the other Mitchell that got the job done for Australia against the Sri Lankans on day one of… Continue reading

The Boxing Day Test – Day one review

  Australia is sitting comfortably at the conclusion of day one of the Boxing Day test thanks to a combination of some sloppy Sri Lankan batting and a ferocious spell from Mitchell Johnson… Continue reading

A morning of cricket at the MCG on Boxing Day

Day one of the Boxing Day test is one of the best days the Melbourne Cricket Ground has to offer – only behind the AFL Grand Final. Boxing Day is unarguably among the… Continue reading

Jackson Bird snatches the first wicket for Australia

Jackson Bird has taken less than two overs to secure his maiden wicket for Australia on a beautiful morning at the Melbourne Cricket Ground – the first for Australia on Boxing Day. Bird… Continue reading

Sport in the Office – Sporting Bet competition

Sportingbet recently gave mug punters a chance to win 5 smackers ($5000). Lolcha Productions (Lolly) in conjunction with TDTV (Thomas) were fortunate enough to reach the top two (out of two entries). The… Continue reading

Twenty20 cricket – Fireworks for everyone

As preparation for season two of our Aussie Big Bash league continues, it is important to embrace effect Twenty20 cricket is having on the traditional game. Fireworks, everyone loves fireworks. Twenty20 cricket delivers… Continue reading