South Australian sport has a history of cricketer/baseballers – Vic Richardson and his grandson Chappelli are probably the most celebrated.
Their T20 franchise, the Strikers, has fed on this legacy, using both Johan Botha and Saeed Ajmal in their attack in last night’s game – further blurring the distinction between bowling and pitching!
Meanwhile, in golf, both of Australia’s majors have succumbed to “broomstickers” – a sad asterisk to add to these once treasured trophies.
ESPNcricinfo is beginning a series on cricket rules and laws that could do with changing. Read here.
Why limit the debate to cricket?
Here’s your chance for a Christmas wish.
Sit on Santa Crio’s knee and ask for the rule change to make your sporting life better in 2013.