The Ashes and Sportsmanship

Monday, August 24th, 2009

I do try not to go off topic too often, but this time it seems entirely appropriate – well done Andrew Strauss' men on regaining the Ashes! Even if it wasn't quite the excitement of 2005, nor if one is honest, the quality of cricket, it was a doughty contest ...

Playing Cricket in Rwanda

Monday, July 27th, 2009

First the bad news....in the week we won against the Australians, at Lords, for the first time in 75 years, I have just captained an England team to defeat at the hands of a Rwandan cricket team. Okay, so our team was cobbled together from a number of us working ...