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Cricket Round 4 – Day 2

Oh dear, I’ve fallen in a heap again. It is almost time for the next round and I haven’t commented on last weekend. Well, I have good reason for that as I sat in my room, watching the rain and pondering what could have been. There were a number of matches that were of great […]

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SCG Country Cup – Round 2

What a day of contrast from yesterday. The SCG Country Cup Round 1 was washed out last weekend. Today was forecast to rain but was relatively sunny, but very humid. The home team batted first and made a reasonable total that I though could be defended. How wrong was I! I thought something special may […]

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Cricket Round 4 – Day 1

It has come to my notice that I am slack because it is Friday and I haven’t posted last weekend’s Cricket experiences. Maybe this is because my partner and I kept a low profile and didn’t have cause for concern. It’s a good day’s umpiring if you can last to the finish and the players […]

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Cricket Round 3 – Day 2

Sorry I’m a bit late with my Cricket update, but other things keep getting in the way. So, how did I go with my injured foot? Better than expected. After last week’s photo was taken, my entire foot went quite black/blue. However, one on my colleagues provided me with a compression bandage and I was […]

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Cricket Round 3 – Day 1

I’ve been looking forward to some normal 2-day cricket for some time and Round 3 is the first of the season.  On Thursday it was 28°C.  Friday was very overcast and humid.  Come Saturday, it was fine and sunny but 13°C and 100km/h winds. We had to remove the bails as they kept falling off.  […]

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