“He’s big, he’s bad, he’s better than his dad…” So goes the Barmy Army chant when Stuart Broad bowls for England and I have to say I’ve had a magnificent weekend where cricket has returned in style. (no sign of Broad here) Today was spent watching/umpiring my ankle biters play 16 over cricket in the… Continue reading Cricket Is Back – Caught In The 61 Deep
As Joe Root finally remembers he is a world class batsman and England make a good fist of the third test against Australia, I thought it would be good time to post a stat heavy cricket club/beer blog. Whilst that has just seen 95% of my readership switch over to BRAPA’s blog, for the three… Continue reading I Can Finally Post About Cricket!
Credit to this blog post title goes to Matthew Lawrenson who came up with this play on words on my Twitter feed and I’m always happy to pinch everyone else’s share ideas! You know the score. You turn up at a new Micropub expecting it to be open as advertised but of course it isn’t. Despite… Continue reading Caskworth Not Kegworth
Another Sunday another #groundhop and another cricket club in the Peak District…you know the drill by now. Although, I have to say, as pavilions go, this is up there with the best of them in Derbyshire. 413 – Duffield Cricket Club DE56 4BA is on the site of Eyes Meadows just on the edge of… Continue reading I Didn’t Get Where I Am Today By Watching Cricket In The Sun