Getting into a holiday mindset takes a simple read or two. Rhino by Ryan Harris is a perfect example: very readable and undemanding. This sporting biography features not one, but two co-writers, but Harris’ story is interesting because of the mid-career recreation that he effected going from journeyman to spearhead in the midst of continuing …

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It was Queensland’s victory in the 2011-2012 Sheffield Shield season that was instrumental in Darren Lehmann cement the coaching credentials that saw him assume the role of coach of the national team when Mickey Arthur fell foul of something of a player’s revolt. Now with Queensland’s victory in the 2017-2018 Sheffield Shield Lehmann’s tenure looks …

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On the first day of the Brisbane Cricket Test Match, I remember David Sabine. David was a part of the eldership at Wynnum Presbyterian. Before I moved away twenty years ago we’d taken to attending the first day of the Brisbane Test together. The ground looks completely different now. The grandstand we sat in has …

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