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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: , ,
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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: , , ,
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The Masterplan

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

No Comments | June 22, 2016 | | Opinion, T20 | Tags: ,
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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: , , ,
Unless, of course, he becomes the new Harry Hill. What are the chances of that happening?

Whatever Happened To The Unlikely Lads? #61: James Tredwell

51allout write a thousand words about James Tredwell without mentioning once that he looks like Harry Hill. What are the chances of that happening?

No Comments | May 24, 2016 | | Opinion | Tags: , ,
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The Commentators: The BCCI

The BCCI: not our favourite bunch of lads.

1 Comment | May 16, 2016 | | Opinion | Tags: ,
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What Odds Cricket Producing A Leicester City?

What would be the cricketing equivalent of Leicester City winning the Premier League? Us producing regular articles probably.

No Comments | May 11, 2016 | | Opinion | Tags: , , ,
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IPL 2016: Meet The New Jos, Same As The Old Jos

IPL 2016 may have Jos Buttler in it, but is it really any different from previous tournaments? We certainly won’t get fooled again.

1 Comment | April 19, 2016 | | Opinion, T20 | Tags: , ,