Rick Eyre Roar Rookie

Rick Eyre

Roar Rookie

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Talking cricket on social media since the 20th century. Former Cricinfo alumnus. Talking #cricket on social media since the 20th century. Cricinfo's first editor. Fan Sydney Thunder, GWS Giants, Newtown Jets. Into sportsbiz, sports CSR, Olympic politics. Tweets at @rickeyrecricket and @rickeyre

Member Since:
December 2009
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inner-west Sydney, AU
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Will Tendulkar's record score ever be broken?

26 Feb 2010

Back on May 21, 1997, I was logged into that great 20th century social medium, IRC, when Saeed Anwar smashed 194 against India to break Viv Richards’ thirteen year-old record for the highest score in a One-Day International.

Why fifty-over cricket must be saved

14 Feb 2010

One-day cricket has been with us ever since the sun began setting in the evening and players couldn’t be bothered coming back the next day to finish the game off.

Are we all addicts of cricket statistics?

12 Dec 2009

When it comes to stats and trivia about cricket, I’ve been hooked since I was a teenager. It’s easy to get seduced by the numbers and the mathematical comparisons, but I figure it’s okay, so long as the sport itself remains more important.