Was Kevin Pietersen England Cricket’s Worst Mistake?

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Kevin Pietersen – England’s Biggest Mistake Ever? On the 27th of June, Kevin Pietersen celebrated his 40th birthday and it marked over six years since he made his final Test appearance in an England shirt. His international career ended in controversial fashion, denying himself, England and the fans of years of entertainment from the flamboyant […] READ MORE


The First Wicket

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First Wicket: Matt Renshaw bowls the opening ball of the match. It is short, it is wide, and Marcus Stoinis cuts it straight into the ground. It is a comfortable shot, but not a powerful one: the ball has bounced three times by the time it has reached Mitchell Swepson at point. The batsmen make […] READ MORE


Kevin Pietersen Ends BBL Career In Style

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Kevin Pietersen Ends BBL Career In Style The Third Test between South Africa and India has stolen most of the cricketing spotlight recently. India’s remarkable victory on a dangerous pitch has been hailed as one of their greatest ever Test wins. The first day of the IPL Auction has just taken place as well, with […] READ MORE


Big Bash League 2017/8: Melbourne Stars Preview

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The Melbourne Stars pipped their local rivals to qualify for the knock-out stages last year. However, a poor batting display in the semi-finals meant that they were unable to reach the final. This betrayed what had been an otherwise successful tournament for the Stars. Their squad this season is relatively unchanged. John Hastings has been […] READ MORE


Melbourne Stars Looking to Go One Step Further

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The Melbourne Stars, who were the runners-up last year, will be looking to win the sixth edition of the Big Bash League. In the 2015/16 final, they lost by a narrow three wickets in the final over, which was a heartbreaking end to their season. They have immense depth in their squad and boast some […] READ MORE