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

Opinion Archive

Rather like Samit and his bathroom scales.

Horses For Courses With Samit Patel

Conditions in the subcontinent mean it’s time for the glorious return of a 51allout favourite.

No Comments | August 23, 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: , , ,
Stuart Broad is a shit bloke

Steve O’Keefe Is A Sh*t Bloke

51allout investigates when not walking is actually not not walking and is in fact something else entirely instead.

No Comments | August 5, 2016 | | Opinion, Tests | Tags: , ,
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Things Australia Are Shit At (Other Than Playing Spin)

Nothing warms the cockles like a good old Australian humiliation.

No Comments | August 2, 2016 | | Opinion, Tests | 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: , , , ,
For which the local method for cutting the grass may be somewhat to blame.

Twelve Months On: Just How Did Australia Manage To Lose In Cardiff Anyway?

12 months on from Cardiff, 51allout investigates one of the great Australian performances. Just who was to blame?

4 Comments | July 4, 2016 | | Opinion, Tests | Tags: , ,
Oasis Knebworth

So It’s Come To This: Things We Found On YouTube Part 16

51allout asks: where did it all go wrong?

1 Comment | June 28, 2016 | | Opinion | Tags: , , ,
The Masterplan

The Masterplan

51allout take the time to make some sense of what they want to say.

No Comments | June 22, 2016 | | Opinion, T20 | Tags: ,
THE image of 2014

The Occasional 51allout County Championship Watch

No-one could actually be bothered to write about the County Championship. Luckily the work experience boy has no say in these things.

2 Comments | May 29, 2016 | | First Class, Opinion | Tags: , , ,