Posts Tagged ‘IPL’

The Futures Bright, The Futures Eoin

June 30, 2010

In a week when the English media and sports fans in general are questioning the hunger, skill and desire of the nations footballers, thankfully the cricketing equivalent within the English game are glowing with continued success.

On the back of the World T20 Victory, England (at the time fo writing) have a unasailable 3-0 lead against our greatest cricketing rivals, Australia, in the five-match, one-day international series.

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The IPL has gone AWOL

May 2, 2009

It appears the gamble to take the IPL (Indian Premier League) out of its own country has resulted in the tournament not delivering as the inaugural tournament had done on so many levels.

I am a very passionate Cricket fan but this unfortunate happening (poor security guarantees in India due to elections at same time as proposed tournament dates required the tournament to be moved to another country) has resulted in the tournament falling flat on its face.

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