Greg Roar Rookie

Greg

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Cricket tragic living in Ipswich, QLD (McDermott/Watson territory). Aspiring to travel the world, watch cricket and write about stuff.

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The English partnership which forced Smith’s hand

The English partnership which forced Smith's hand

5 Dec 2017

Everyone is talking about Steve Smith’s decision not to enforce the follow-on in Adelaide. There’s little doubt that with the benefit of hindsight, it was the wrong decision to make.

On this day: Graeme Smith rules Lord’s

On this day: Graeme Smith rules Lord's

2 Aug 2017

August 2, 2017, marks 14 years since Graeme Smith’s 259 at the Home of Cricket. This was in the second Test match against England, after making 277 in the first.

Don’t write off the Proteas

Don't write off the Proteas

27 May 2017

It’s time for me contribute my customary pre-tournament prediction. And yes, England are my pick to win the ICC Champions Trophy.

The worst shots by tail-enders

The worst shots by tail-enders

17 May 2017

Watching a tail-ender bat is like watching a dork attend his first party. It’s fun, it’s awful, it’s magical, it’s clumsy and it’s brilliant all in one.

Ashes: The Pink Wash poem

Ashes: The Pink Wash poem

11 Jan 2014

The Ashes, the pinnacle of Test cricket, An old rivalry renewed: no wonder, Thousands queuing for a ticket, To see the sequel, down under.

Why KP will be the key player at Adelaide

Why KP will be the key player at Adelaide

4 Dec 2013

If recent Ashes history is anything to go on, Kevin Pietersen will have a field day when he gets his chance to bat in tomorrow’s highly-anticipated Adelaide Test.