The Almost Wicketless Session

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Don’t you get out, Doran. Don’t you get out. Jake Doran wasn’t even at the crease. Jordan Silk and Ben McDermott were. And Doran isn’t a bad batsman. But that was the thought which came into my head: I wanted to watch George Bailey bat on day three of Tasmania’s Sheffield Shield match against South […] READ MORE


Jackson Bird and the Death of Cricket Rabbits

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There was widespread amusement when Jackson Bird was left out the Australia Test squad to face South Africa due to his batting. It was a widely-derided decision when you consider that Bird is a bowler and a very good one at that. He took seven wickets in his last Test match, against New Zealand in February, and […] READ MORE