Hunting as a Pack
cricket / long form

Hunting as a Pack

Perhaps it is nothing more than a cliche trotted out by commentators searching for something meaningful to say. In recent years there has been possibly an overuse of the phrases ‘bowling as a unit, hunting as a pack.’ Chrisps from The Declaration Game believes that the phrase is essentially meaningless, that bowling as a unit is … Continue reading

The Other Lions
cricket / long form

The Other Lions

More than one Lions squad was announced recently. The ECB released their team for the tour matches against New Zealand. Lions matches traditionally don’t attract as much attention, but they are useful to see who is likely to feature heavily in the internationals. Places are up for grabs. The test batting order is not as … Continue reading