Mini Saga #132 – Banter

Mini Saga #132 – Banter At the end of the second over, the batsman walked aggressively towards the slip fielder. Andrew, the Umpire promptly gets him back. Batsman asked, “Why?” Andrew said, ‘Thou shall not get into a fight with the fielder!” Puzzled batsman replied, “But… I just asked him to tie my shoe laces!” Sometimes,… Continue reading

Test of your character – Goeff Boycott's view

The context: Game: Cricket Speaker: Goeff Boycott (former England opener) Reference: Shaun Tait (young Australian fast bowler who announced stepping away from playing indefinitely at age 24) Geoff Boycott was providing his opinion about Shaun Tait’s “sort of” retirement from the game. One part of that response was about when your character is really tested…. Continue reading