The only time this site has run a words / phrases of the year competition was in 2011. The winner was “Hughes c Guptill b Martin” That was then, and this week the world mourned the freak passing of the Australian batsman, as shown in Adelaide.
The Canterbury Purple Kingz. They were welcomed to Wellington last weekend for the Georgie Pie septuplet header thing. They practiced at the Basin, and Logan Van Beek is under that.
There has been a lot of talk about the poor crowds for the Pakistan tests in the UAE. But across all series they’ve rocked up after Friday prayers. That’s understandable, but the Mexican theme party not so much.
England are touring Sri Lanka at the moment, and what a bizarre promotional shot that is. Photoshopping of Alistair Cook’s eyes?
On the field it hasn’t been quite so radiant. The world’s biggest, and ugliest, set of covers.
Ironically a guy called Beckham preformed one of the most agile sporting feats during the week.
So perhaps England rugby players aren’t quite the arrogant demons that we’re led to believe after all. Here they are showing support to their Samoan brothers following last weekend’s test.
Flashback to a more innocent time. Kambli and Tendulkar visiting an HMV Store during the 1992 Cricket World Cup. The fact there was no protection, the Aus rugby shirt, and that CDs were still being sold…..
West Ham United. Yo ho ho etc