Monthly Archives: June 2012

England v Australia 1st ODI…

Cricket is a simple game I’m always being told, and it is there is no need to overcomplicated it. England have faffed around and faffed around in ODI for years and they have done nothing but over complicate the game and get … Continue reading

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England v West Indies ODI 2…

I put West Indies as slight favourite for this series and they have disappointed. Even the return of the limited over king couldn’t prevent them losing to an England side who seem to have pulled themselves together as a ODI unit … Continue reading

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England v West Indies ODI 1….

Ian Bell a magnificent century to mark his return to the team despite getting a nasty cut to the chin the day before which had put doubt into whether he would be fit to play. England bat sensibly without blitzing … Continue reading

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England v West Indies ODI preview…

The IPL done West Indies welcome back some real all-round talents in the limited overs game; Chris Gayle; Dwayne Bravo; Kieron Pollard and Dwayne Smith. The test team may have slid almost off the grid in ranking terms but this ODI squad is … Continue reading

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England v West Indies 3rd test…

With the series dead England decide early that Anderson should be rested. I made it pretty clear I didn’t like the idea of Anderson being rested for a test instead of resting him during the ODI’s. Ashley Giles when asked … Continue reading

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Stocksfield v Penrith T20…

Premier league T20. Played at Stocksfield. It was basically 1/2 of Northumberland’s county team v 1/2 of Cumbria’s county team. We were short of experience in the batting as a couple of girls couldn’t make the game. We wanted to field but … Continue reading

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Northumberland women v Cumbria women…

ECB Women’s County Championship North and East Division 4… Played at Stocksfield. 50 overs. This is one of my favourite County matches. I really enjoy playing Cumbria they are a great set of girls. We do tend to play each … Continue reading

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