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Ben Pobjie

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About

Ben Pobjie is a writer and comedian whose promising rugby career was tragically cut short the day he stopped playing rugby and had a pizza instead. The most he has ever cried was the day Balmain lost the 1989 grand final. Today he enjoys the frolics of Wallabies, Swans, baggy greens, and Storm.

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Don’t ban Kevin Pietersen, ban the mic

Don't ban Kevin Pietersen, ban the mic

27 Jan 2017

Personally I think it would be a shame if Kevin Pietersen were suspended for his comments on the umpiring during the Big Bash semi-final, and not just because if he gets banned he’ll be unable to join Brett Geeves in the Players Who Have Been The Subjects Of Darren Lehmann’s Dickish Criticisms Invitational XI.

Nick Kyrgios: A true tennising hero

Nick Kyrgios: A true tennising hero

20 Jan 2017

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: I love Nick Kyrgios.

Some New Year’s resolutions for cricket’s commentary teams

Some New Year's resolutions for cricket's commentary teams

13 Jan 2017

A new year, although meaningless in any objective sense, is an excellent opportunity to trick oneself into the symbolic illusion of renewal, and therefore gird one’s loins for a fresh start.

Australia’s all-rounder problem isn’t really a problem

Australia's all-rounder problem isn't really a problem

6 Jan 2017

Apparently Australia has an all-rounder problem, and what’s more, Hilton Cartwright is not the answer to it.

Are red cards the harbinger of the cricketing apocalypse?

Are red cards the harbinger of the cricketing apocalypse?

9 Dec 2016

When I heard that the MCC was about to introduce red cards to the venerable game of cricket, I said to myself, “What will they think of next?” And frankly, I meant it.

Maxwell vs Wade: The match of the century

Maxwell vs Wade: The match of the century

3 Dec 2016

Glenn Maxwell has always been an innovator.