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Australian Test Ladder Part Five: The “We Were Really, Really, Wrong About Maxwell” Edition

Sometimes you just have to admit you were wrong. But when it’s concerning Glenn Maxwell, we couldn’t be happier.

2 Comments | September 5, 2016 | | Opinion, Tests | 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: , , ,
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: , ,
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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: , , ,