Archive for the ‘Cricket’ Category

Cricket Just Got A Lot More Interesting

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

On Saturday, India’s cricket team plays Pakistan in the ICC Champions Trophy in South Africa.  In preparation for the tournament, India’s coach Gary Kirsten has offered his team some Dr. Drew-like advice. Kirsten sent his players a four-page document explaining how they should keep themselves sharp. Among the suggestions: have a ...

This Just In: Pakistan Really Sucks

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2009

In case you weren't aware, recent evidence suggests that Pakistan and India might comprise the most worthless region on the planet - unless, of course, you need tech support. If you were still on the fence and needed more proof before rushing to judgment, well now you have it. The AP ...

Bob Woolmer Is Still Dead, But Not Murdered

Monday, May 14th, 2007

Investigators reported that Pakistan's cricket coach, Bob Woolmer, was not murdered after all the day after his team's upset loss to Ireland. Scotland Yard officials concluded that he died of natural causes in his hotel room. Woolmer died in Jamaica while his team was competing in the Cricket World Cup. ...

Apparently Someone Takes Cricket Very Seriously

Friday, March 23rd, 2007

Reuters is now reporting that the Jamaican police launched a murder investigation on Thursday, into the mysterious death of Pakistan's cricket coach, Bob Woolmer. Woolmer, who was 58, and his team were in Jamaica for cricket's World Cup. They were the favorite to take the crown, but all that changed ...