THE FINE LEG – Phil Hughes 63*

Hi All, I was wandering through the interweb and stumbled upop this very well written tribute to Phil Hughes that was published in the Austrailian yesterday. I’m not going to post the whole article but here is a very moving extract….   “BOY WONDER WHO NEVER ADMITTED DEFEAT: Phillip Joel Hughes remains 63no and one of…

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Cricket world mourns loss of Phillip Hughes Dave Middleton Cricket united in grief as Australian batsman passes away following blow to the head The cricket community worldwide is in mourning today following the death of Phillip Joel Hughes, aged 25. Cricket Australia announced the news with a statement from team doctor Peter Brukner. “It is…

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The Noose Tightens With the World Cup around the corner we, as a proud sporting nation of South Africans can’t help but think about a certain label that always loom around the neck of our Proteas. This noose was tightened again in the fifth ODI against the Ousies in Sydney. With a very competitive score…

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The Rubik’s Cube So our dream has become a nightmare. The third ODI reconfirms the previous edition of The Fine Leg. We are thin, very thin. The lack of a world class all-rounder leaves too many gaps. It extends our tale to the length of the river Nile and leaves the already shakey top order…

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Soos bo genoem ons gaan dinge probeer interessant hou so ons gaan probeer om ‘n ingeligte dog betekenins volle opinie…ek herhaal opinie oor van die week se sport gebeure. Een van ons skrywers wat gereeld vir ons gaan skryf oor die week se krieket gebeure is Juan “The Naaige” Nagel. So hier is ook sy…