ENGLAND’S BATTING DILEMMA

Long gone of the days of solidity at the top of the England batting order. Browsing through the internet last night, I stumbled across a BBC Sport article entitled “Why can’t England find an opening batsman?”. The date of that particular article? December 2015. The 20 months that have passed since that article was written […]

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WATCH OUT FOR : JOFRA ARCHER

Remember the name – Jofra Archer. This 22 year old from Barbados is really starting to make a name for himself in county cricket. In December 2016, Archer signed a two year contract extension with his current county, Sussex, which has tied him down to the club until the end of 2019 after a number […]

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ENGLAND AND SPIN

Turn the clock back to the back end of 2008 – the golden age of English spin bowling. Monty Panesar was a cult figure in English and world cricket and Graeme Swann was making a name for himself in the test series in India. Swann went on to become one of England’s great spin bowlers, […]

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