BUSH AND BACKYARD CRICKET

BUSH AND BACKYARD CRICKET

Christmas in Australia🎄🎅🎁🤶 means……CRICKET! 🏏🏏 Our games were probably more Big Bash than Test Matches.  DEMON BOWLING OR DREADFUL BATTING? I recently came across the newspaper report of an 1893 cricket match between the rural communities of Exton and Reedy Marsh, in northern Tasmania. EXTON V REEDY

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CRICKET’S STICKY WICKET

CRICKET'S STICKY WICKET

LET THE BATTLE BEGIN! ‘The ground…was suffering from the effects of recent rain, and once more the Australians found themselves on a sticky wicket. Bells Life in London. July 1882 Cricket has a rich and colourful history, to which  modern  era players still contribute. Many cricket ‘tragics’ will

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THE DAY BRADMAN HIT A TON FOR BLACKHEATH V LITHGOW POTTERIES!

THE DAY BRADMAN HIT A TON FOR BLACKHEATH V LITHGOW POTTERIES!

Hello….Editor Des here. Well until the dreaded virus it was all sport, sport, sport in our household. I thought I would write a piece about a famous cricketer!  By the way, the local coach once told me that I had a great future as twelfth man for

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