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slaying their demons, finally – south africa

A blog by Donthaveaclue On their own, they are indistinguishable, the Aussie and the South African cricket teams. It doesn’t help that both teams have green and gold on their team crests or that they both have one person on the team who’s not Caucasian. Both have their share of Hercules-sized batsmen who twirl the [...]

clash of the titans |||. aus v sa 08-09

A blog by santos What a series we have had in AUS with the unofficial battle for the No.1 rankings. We all know India is now a powerhouse as well, however they are still to perform constantly o/s as have AUS & SA. Back to this series, every match went the full distance of completing [...]

cricket all topsy turvy

A topsy-turvy world for Miss Field: I had this idea to write a post about how England, upon having reached an impressive score, would launch their strategy, trialled in a previous match, of tripping batsmen over and running them out. This tactic would see them win for sure. And Vaughan would be responsible, so we [...]

Charl Langeveldt

A blog by Â(c)hinaman: Leave aside all political issues. A sport person has made a great sacrifice to uphold true equality and fairness in sport. I will always have respect for such individuals. Langeveldt longs for equality By Phil Jackson Last updated: 19th March 2008 South African bowlers divided by race Charl Langeveldt says political [...]

Pollock dropped from 1st test

Pollock dropped from 1st test Shaun Pollock has been dropped from South Africa’s squad for the first Test against Pakistan at Karachi, three days before the match is due to begin. South Africa feel Pollock may not be as effective on pitches in the subcontinent as he once was and are keen to try out [...]