Gregory Pecks Middlesex
Rogers and Out reports on precarious travels and position Middlesex find themselves in.
Abu Dhabi Doo
It is the first game of the season for a match that is not local. Beefy describes the some frustration with the facilities mixed with update of the cricket .
Is Steve Smith The Hillary Clinton of Cricket?
The Daily Telegraph an Australian Tabloid has called Virat Kohli the Donald Trump of Cricket accusing him of spreading "Fake News". But the real question is whether the Australian Captain is the Hillary Clinton of Cricket?
Final Day of the Season. Was this Pie on the SKY
Kev describes that tense memorable final day of the season. If you don't know the result I suggerst you don't scroll down straight away.
Final match of 2016season, was it pie on the SKY. ( Day 3 )
If you thought days 1 and 2 were dramatic, day 3 had it all. For those of you who forgot here's a reminder of how Yorkshire kept their chances alive by the skin of their teeth , with reflections from the SKY Team indicating we were out of it.
ICC Absolves Steve Smith of Cheating
Steve Smith the Australian captain by his own admission had a “brain fade” when he sought the help of the dressing room to decide whether to review on-field umpiring decision. The truth is this was not a one-off "brain fade" but the third time that Smith checked with the dressing room. When it happened a third time, and TV cameras caught it the on-field umpires, who had been informed on the two previous occassions by Virat Kohli, finally intervened. What Smith did was not only against the spirit of the game it was illegal.
Why Not Parthiv?
The recently concluded second Test at Banglore was a missed opportunity to prepare an all-condition Indian Test squad. Clearly Wriddhiman Saha is the top choice for glove man for the Indian team and there is no doubt he deserved to walk back into the side after his understudy Parthiv Patel did a credible job both with the gloves and especially with the bat in the series against England. However not giving Parthiv the chance to remain in the squad as back up keeper and back up opener is something the selectors will need to seriosly reconsider
Final match of the season, was it pie on the SKY. ( Day 1 )
Barmy Kev reports on day 1 of that agonising at times final championship decider match of the season via his view of the Leprechaun's taping of the event. We have a different perspective as we hear of the Kev's views of the commentary and his emotions at the time. There are 4 parts to this report and let us hope for a happy ending.
Umesh Yadav: Right Arm Fast
The upcoming Border Gavaskar Trophy is being viewed as a battle between Indian spinners and Australian batsmen, but there may be another bowler that the Australian batsmen need to be wary of.
Middlesex TOILet Humour
This our final caption competition of the close season. See what you can make of this headline? Adelaide has opted to be the judge