New Zealand vs England Test Series Quiz

1. It was the first ever test match at The Bay Oval. When was the last time England played the first ever test match at a new ground? Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot Sophia Gardens, Cardiff Sir Vivien Richards Stadium, Antigua 2. Only once before this century had England been in the field longer then…

NZ vs ENG 2nd Test Match Talking Points.

Should England have been slightly more adventurous with their bowling selections? Well with the advantage of hindsight the answer to that is almost definitely yes with the fact that New Zealand managed to draw the match and didn’t lose a wicket on the shortened final day. Not to mention that the hosts bowling attack at…

1st Test Match Talking Points

England are going to need time with the bat and ball. Before this series began England and Joe Root stressed that they were changing their ways when it came to how they wanted to approach test match cricket. Similar in fact to the rhetoric that came out post the 2015 World Cup about how they…

The Hundred, the uncomfortable truth.

So I’ve decided to take the plunge on the issue of The Hundred and write about it, perhaps because I’ve taken leave of my senses or just like the trouble who knows? I feel Twitter where most of the current debate is being had isn’t the best forum and it’s not just The Hundred debate…

The story so far.

So having decided to start my own cricket based website I knew I had to get it ready in time for the start of England’s tour to New Zealand. This meant already having a few posts ready to go when I launched the site along with creating social media accounts to promote the website and…