Mohammad Abbas grateful for county cricket ‘blessing’

Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Abbas is grateful that he is spending a spell in the County Championship for Leicestershire. Abbas has been picked alongside Mohammad Amir and Hasan Ali as the three frontline pacemen set to take on Joe Root’s men in two Tests. The 28-year-old felt that playing county cricket a month before the…

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A hundred reasons: England cricket’s 2020 farce

“This is 100-ball cricket, a simple approach to reach a new generation. Based on 15 traditional six-ball overs, the other ten balls will add a fresh tactical dimension.” The most astonishing passage from an astonishing press release as the ECB proudly announce their latest wheeze to Save Cricket. Part Marks & Spencer advert, part gibberish,…

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