Cricket, on field and off the field, can sometimes present new socio dramas. As a game, it needs myths to sustain itself. Cricket mediates between the categories amateur and professional, the relation between black and white, migrant and native such ... New Indian Express, 4 days ago
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The bowler hitches up his trousers, a wry smile on his face, and prepares to bowl. Four or five paces in, past the single stump, left arm vaguely pointing down the wicket, right arm coming over quite a long way from the vertical, and bowls. The ...History Extra, 4 days ago
12:00 am Memory can be a blessing or a curse for those who read a lot (newspapers, magazines, books) though most of it could be rubbish. I vaguely remember reading details about England's cricket tour of Australia immediately after World War II. The ...The Freepress Journal, 2 weeks ago
It's Ashes time in the mother country (England) as English and Australian cricketers resume one of the most enduring sporting rivalries at Sophia Gardens in Cardiff. Michael Clarke's men currently hold the Ashes following their rout of England in ...Livemint.com, 2 weeks ago
Fox Photos/ Australian cricketers Sir Don Bradman and Stan McCabe walk out to bat in 1938. 1) Come and look at this. Youve never seen anything like it. Don Bradman to his team-mates, Trent Bridge, 1938 The 29-year-old Donald Bradman was as ...MSN Australia, 3 weeks ago
Victor Trumper's style was disputed, but his results speak for themselves. Photo: Supplied One summer's day in Edwardian Sydney, in a game of club cricket, a talented young player bowled to Australia's star batsman. The batsman "stood poised like a ...WA Today, 1 month ago
There were no spectators. Rather, less than 100, perhaps even 50. And some of them were busy sipping their apple cider on a lovely sunny Oxford evening. Most were oblivious to the cricket that was being played in the Oxford University Club grounds ...Economic Times, 1 month ago
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