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

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The 51allout Podcast #72: May 11th 2015

The end of the second Peter Moores era means only one thing: time to start counting down until the third era starts. The 51allouters have their say on England’s latest shambles, drop some shocking #Verity news and generally get confused about the IPL.

No Comments | May 11, 2015 | | Podcast | Tags: , ,
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Jonathan Trott: The Demon Bowler Of Cape Town

Jonathan Trott: Great batsman? Yep. Great at running Australian openers out? Yep. Great bowler? HELL YES.

No Comments | May 9, 2015 | | Tests | Tags: , , ,
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The Commentators: Butch

Get the guitar.

No Comments | August 21, 2014 | | Opinion | Tags: , , ,
Giant waxwork heads: the future of the illustration industry

No Such Thing As A Free Launch: Andrew Strauss’s ‘Driving Ambition’

Andrew Strauss: swashbuckling scribe or a one way ticket to dullsville? 51allout decides.

1 Comment | October 21, 2013 | | Opinion | Tags: , , ,
Strauss in his younger days.

The Commentators: Andrew Strauss

Andrew Strauss is the newbie in the Sky Sports commentary team – whilst Ian Botham flushes his head down the pan, we’ve been observing how he does.

No Comments | July 26, 2013 | | Opinion | Tags: , ,
We'll just leave this picture here.

Classic Series Review: 2009 Ashes

Remember the 2009 Ashes? We remembered some bits of it, but then luckily we were allowed to look at the scorecards before writing 2,000 words about it.

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The 51allout Podcast #2: August 31st 2012

The 51allout podcast makes a second appearance on the international stage, moving it ahead of Darren Pattinson in the all-time list. Plus there were slightly fewer basic factual errors, which is a definite bonus.

No Comments | August 31, 2012 | | Podcast | Tags: , , , ,
Retirements; great fun for all concerned.

Some Questions: What Lies Ahead?

So long, Andrew John Strauss.

2 Comments | August 30, 2012 | | Opinion, Tests | Tags: , , ,
No, no, not *that* kind of jaffer

England vs. South Africa, Third Test: Day Four Review

England’s number one ranking hangs by but the thinnest of threads after a disastrous end to the penultimate day of the series.

2 Comments | August 20, 2012 | | Tests | Tags: , , , ,
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The Alphabet XIs: The Aftermath

From Michael Atherton to Zakiullah Zaki in 26 easy steps.

1 Comment | June 19, 2012 | | Opinion | Tags: , ,