Category Archives: Opinion

Australia returns to Eurovision

AUSTRALIA will return to the Eurovision Song Contest next year Stockholm. Unlike this year, Australia won’t be given a bye to the Grand Final. They will have to qualify via the Semis earlier in Eurovision Week to join the Big … Continue reading

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#10TeamWorldCup is ludicrous

A 10 TEAM Cricket World Cup, to me, shows the International Cricket Council (I.C.C.) doesn’t care about the sport’s global participation or audience. Fourteen countries contested the recent World Cup in Australia and New Zealand, but only 10 will play … Continue reading

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Technology in cricket vs. football

LAST week I was watching the first Test between England and West Indies in Antigua. Ben Stokes thought he got Jermaine Blackwood out, but through the use of one simple TV replay it was shown he’d bowled a no-ball and … Continue reading

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Ireland must be given Test status immediately – Opinion

IRELAND’S cricket team must be elevated to Full I.C.C. membership (Test status) immediately. In the 2007, 2011 and 2015 World Cups they’ve beaten the following Test playing nations: Pakistan, Bangladesh, England, West Indies and Zimbabwe (as well as tying with … Continue reading

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