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In The Air! And Safe! And Out! 51allout’s Guide To Don Bradman Cricket ’14

Want to be an expert at Don Bradman Cricket ’14? Well, keep looking. Want to be a little less shit? We may be able to help…

3 Comments | September 10, 2014 | | Opinion | Tags: , ,

The 51allout Bargain Basement Book Bonanza: Wisden Cricketers’ Almanac Australia, 2002-03

There is a simple reason why Wisden never caught on down under: too many words, not enough pictures.

No Comments | September 5, 2014 | | Opinion | Tags: , ,

In The Air! And Safe! And Out! #11: Don Bradman Cricket ’14

Good cricket games are about as rare as Indian Test victories away from home. Could we really see both in the same year?

No Such Thing As A Free Launch: Ashes Cricket 2013 (PC)

Hoping to escape the brutality of the Ashes by turning to its virtual equivalent instead? Think again. This is even worse than Jonathon Trott trying to play the short ball.

5 Comments | November 24, 2013 | | Opinion | Tags: , , ,

In The Air! And Safe! And Out! #8: EA Sports Cricket 2004 (PC)

In our latest review we do our very best to avoid libeling EA Sports. We think we were mostly successful. Fingers crossed.

2 Comments | November 10, 2012 | | Opinion | Tags: , ,

In The Air! And Safe! And Out! #6: Shane Warne Cricket ’99 (Playstation)

You may know this game better as Brian Lara Cricket ’99. Either way it’s an absolute belter, and one of the very best ever made in the genre.

2 Comments | October 12, 2012 | | Opinion | Tags: , ,

No Such Thing As A Free Launch: International Cricket Captain 2012

Ever wondered what it must be like being Andy Flower or Mickey Arthur? No, neither have we. But we guess someone out there must because the International Cricket Captain series is back again in a new instalment. We delve into the world of cricket management games and mostly like what we see.

No Comments | July 10, 2012 | | Opinion | Tags: , , , ,

England v Sri Lanka: 2nd ODI- Review

Sri Lanka bounce back with a comprehensive victory over a limp England.

No Comments | July 1, 2011 | | 40/50-over | Tags: , , ,