A gradual but inevitable descent into cricket-based loathing and bile.

Articles by Matt H

Patient zero: soon it would be Chris Gayle's Gangnam Style and Doug Bollinger touching up Katy Perry.

51allout Mass Debates #13: 20/20 Vision To See, Said A Little Voice To Me

We discuss the ECB’s vision for a new T20 tournament. Cynicism included.

No Comments | April 21, 2017 | | Opinion, T20 | Tags: , , ,
Cambridge still lost, much to one student's annoyance.

I Spy…The County Championship In Cliches

The County Championship is here, roll out the same things you rolled out last year!

No Comments | April 3, 2017 | | First Class, Opinion | Tags:
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The 51allout Bargain Basement Book Bonanza: Chris Waters’ ’10 for 10′

A fine book about a fine man.

3 Comments | March 10, 2017 | | Opinion | Tags: , ,
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The 51allout Bargain Basement Book Bonanza: ‘Sundial in the Shade: the Story of Barry Richards’

Tim Murtagh’s uncle writes about a bloke who played cricket yonks ago.

No Comments | March 4, 2017 | | Opinion | Tags: , , ,
2017 Calender on the red cubes

Things We (Would) Like To See, Number 3: 2017 Special!

Some new year cricketing wishes.

No Comments | December 28, 2016 | | Opinion | Tags: , , , ,
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The 51allout Bargain Basement Book Bonanza: Iain Wilton’s CB Fry King of Sport

A legendary man. A non-legendary book.

No Comments | September 28, 2016 | | Opinion | Tags: , , ,
The worst captain since that South Korean ferry chap.

England Ladder: Test Matches

You should know who is at #1 and who is at #30, but who is in-between?

No Comments | August 29, 2016 | | Opinion, Tests | Tags: , , ,
Almost amazing as this.

Things We (Would) Like To See, Number 2: Cricket In The Olympics

Cricket in the Olympics? Nice idea, shame about the practicalities.

No Comments | August 22, 2016 | | Opinion | Tags: , , ,
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No Such Thing As A Free Launch: Steve James’s ‘The Art of Centuries’

Books: good. Steve James: good. The two together? 51allout investigates in depth.

No Comments | July 12, 2016 | | Opinion | Tags: ,
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Things We (Would) Like To See, Number 1: The Old-fashioned Cricketer

In the first of a new series, we admire the career of Herath Mudiyanselage Rangana Keerthi Bandara Herath.

2 Comments | July 6, 2016 | | Opinion | Tags: , , , ,