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Smith at the Crease

I’ve excerpted this piece with love and impish selectivity from Vic Marks’s excellent cricket bloviation. While [Steve Smith] is still at the crease nothing can be guaranteed… England made some solid progress: a first-innings lead of 90 and three early … Continue reading

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Cricket Talk

[Paraphrase] The bowlers were boys from the groundstaff. One had the temerity to bowl a beamer at Viv Richards. Viv shot the kid an icy glare. The kid bowled him an apologetic delivery. Richards creamed it for four into the … Continue reading

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