Monthly Archives: April 2012

Sri Lanka v England series review…

1-1 Every 2 test series really needed a 3rd and deciding test this Winter and this series was no exception. This series has been excellent entertainment and I have to say I was slightly relieved. I remember when Sri Lankan pitches would … Continue reading

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Sri Lanka v England 2nd test Day 5…

I woke up this morning without a hangover but absolutely knackered 9 hours of drinking abet with a meal in the middle and getting back rather later than planned… Laptop on, earphones in, TMS on then I fell asleep waiting for the match … Continue reading

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Sri Lanka v England 2nd test Day 4…

England ready to throw everything at Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka stubborn and technically solid. It’s Good Friday and I’m off work. Setting my alarm for a day off is very weird but somethings have to be done… Prasad the night-watchman … Continue reading

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Sri Lanka v England 2nd test Day 3…

Cook and Trott to continue on from yesterday and get England to 213-1. Cook 94 and looking for his 20th century only to have his day spoilt by the new ball and Dilshan. Another well executed knock though. In step … Continue reading

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Sri Lanka v England 2nd test Day 2…

England wrap up the Sri Lankan tail for 37 runs. 275 all out Sri Lanka. Swann 4 – 75. Anderson 3 for 63. The senior bowlers doing the damage and England with firm control in the field. All of this … Continue reading

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Sri Lanka v England 2nd test Day 1…

Sri Lanka win the toss and decide to bat. England replace the injured Broad and drop Panesar bringing in Finn and Bresnan. Damned if you do damned if you don’t, sprung to mind when I heard the team news. Go for 3 … Continue reading

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