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Jrod: Bored in translation

Is there any point in listening to the vast majority of cricketers and cricket coaches? Gone are the days when you get to hear what they think; now the team psychologists and media consultants seem to weigh in on every … Continue reading

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Jrod: See what losing does to you

There was a time when Australia thought a defensive field was anything less than three slips and a short leg. Now they think an attacking field has only two sweepers. Australian cricket has changed, maybe not forever, but for the … Continue reading

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Jrod: Thankyou England, we can count on you

Thank you England. It hasn’t been a great time for Australian cricket fans. Old dudes can’t be culled. Spinners can’t be found. Captains can’t work out fields or over rates. Prolific batsmen face private credit crunches and 20 wickets a … Continue reading

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