Browsing Archives of Author »Kirby Meehan«

Australia’s low temperature spin cycle

January 15, 2011


Jump in your time machine and take yourself back to 1992. A young man from Melbourne has been in and out of the Australian test side – sometimes making a difference with his quirky slow spin, sometimes not. In fact, he was dropped by Accrington in the Lancashire leagues for simply not being good enough […]

Why the Ashes are important to Australia and why we must win them back

November 17, 2010


I assume if you’re reading this, Cricket is probably pretty important to you. Or you at least like it. Taking a larger world view, though, cricket is really a pretty small deal. Or it is to some. England, for example, has so many things to their name – history, military prowess, royalty, empire – that […]