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These games will have NRL size crowds with the media coverage of a Wallabies match. Good going CA.

Ross Taylor is Australia's biggest threat

Better bowlers back then. McGrath, Warne, Akram etc averaged less than 4 runs an over. Starc and Cummins go at 5+ and are considered stars by today’s standards.

Another perspective on Australia's T20 middle order issues

The crowd took his advice. They did F off for day 4&5 because India couldn’t last that long 🙂

'Shut the f--k up'! Virat Kohli goes off at NZ crowd after a wicket

Kohli has a history of having embarrassing test series, this one is far from the worst. Well done to NZ, they knew India are hopeless against the moving ball so picked the four pacemen and got the result.

Virat Kohli has lost his self-belief

Bradman lucky to be #1, twice the batsman of Tendulkar but loses points from the Russian judge for lack of style 😉

Virat, your ego is showing

You can get on top of Kohli & he stays down for a whole series. He generally figures out what to in the next series but some of his series have been pitiful.

Virat, your ego is showing

We have The Ashes.

WATCH: Documentary sneak peek reveals the incredible abuse the Aussies copped during the Ashes

Nice. And with Mitch Marsh getting matches & not bowling they can’t use Greens sore back as an excuse not to pick him.

Australia choke against South Africa

We are a middle order batsmen short. With Maxwell injured Wells should of taken over the #4 slot.

Australia choke against South Africa

They could invite Meatloaf back to do his entire playlist and the G would still be packed for the GF.

Ignore the haters, Katy Perry can help the Women's T20 World Cup fill the MCG

There is every chance Burns will get dropped next season (his average is down to 38 and he gets bowled too much for an opener) so Maddinson needs to keep posting runs. Bancroft and Harris are hopeless, Renshaw is just a grade cricketer now and I doubt they will pick Khawaja as an opener so there is not much completion.

Why Nic Maddinson should be given more thought in the Australian opening batsmen discussion

Tasmanian’s need to stop caring about football & start watching rugby & soccer. Gil & the crew will give Tassie a team then.

Tasmania eyes AFL team by 2025: Report

Renegades 1, Stars 0. Amusing that the team Cricket Victoria treats like a red headed stepchild is more successful than mommy’s little favourite.

Glenn Maxwell's latest BBL finals failure stings

The BBL needed to end last week. Channel 7 moves the finals around to suit its schedule ( for Home & Away & the now low rating Kitchen Rules) & the excitement level has dropped. I didn’t even bother watching the Stars v Thunder game.

Fan apathy for Stoinis shows growing understanding of T20 subtleties

Wade is also lucky to have been picked. Maxwell has made a T20I ton opening so is the better option if Warner or Finch are injured/rested & Wells is a specialist middle order batsmen who could fill Maxwell’s slot. Wade is probably just backup but is not the best available.

Fan apathy for Stoinis shows growing understanding of T20 subtleties

He got picked for Delhi, I can remember Ponting saying in commentary for around 900k.

Fan apathy for Stoinis shows growing understanding of T20 subtleties

Just like Lynn & Short.

Also I wouldn’t get too carried away with the quality of the bowling in the IPL. Most of the bowlers are Indian domestic nobody’s and if a no-hoper like Uthappa is in the all time top scorers list it’s not that tough.

Marcus Stoinis is merely a Big Bash bully

And as a Renegades fan 😉

Can the Stars put recent wobbles behind them this BBL finals series?

Change the names and slightly modify some sentences and this could be a piece about Australian Rugby.

Retirements leading South Africa into grim cricket era

Played in the wrong country and no one cared about the result.

What are the reasons behind Australia's loss against India?

He hasn’t served it yet. Some biased SA judge with no clue about cricket will get him off like last time.

Kagiso Rabada handed one match ban for overzealous celebrations

A+ this piece, off the charts funny. But leave Steve Waugh alone, he played in the sweet spot when we didn’t need South African rejects so these funny sounding names are new to him. (He didn’t learn any of the actual South African players names, as was the practice of the time every opposition player was known as wa*ker, d*ckhead or ba*tard.)

The Liebke Ratings: India vs Australia, first ODI

That dragged on forever, even when I skipped the last two minutes of it.

The Liebke Ratings: India vs Australia, first ODI

It’s New Zealand, they do take PC crime very seriously over there. The police task force they established over this incident would of got more funding than their Air Force 😉

NZ spectator handed ban for racially abusing Jofra Archer

Burns & Wade are relatively safe for Bangladesh. Warner is more than likely to be ordinary there (I suspect last tour was a fluke) and we don’t want another Ashes like debacle with Labuschagne & Smith coming in within the first ten overs to cover for the flat track king and a newbie opener. Wade had done enough to keep his spot, barely.

Why Glenn Maxwell should go to Bangladesh