Poets on Sports

Looking in on The Ashes Australia

8:30 pm, 12/5 EST.  I won’t mince words here.  Australia is currently 519 runs to 8 fallen wickets in ONE innings at the Adelaide Oval (2nd day).  Oops: 527 runs. … Continue reading

December 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Howzat?! Cricket Outs and Appeals

By Abigail Cloud Let’s review: Two teams, a bowling/fielding team and a batting team. The batsman is trying to protect the wicket behind him while hitting the ball and scoring runs. The … Continue reading

October 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

It’s Cricket, My Dear Old Thing

by Abigail Cloud Goldie Hawn: “Uh, Mr. Peter Sellers how do you play cricket?” Peter Sellers:”Well, Goldie, darling, it’s very difficult to sum up in a few words…” This clip … Continue reading

October 12, 2013 · Leave a comment