Accompanied family on a very long round trip to see a T20 domestic cricket game. The local team won. An unexpected bonus. The spectators were all on the western side of the ground, making photos from our position give a somewhat deserted appearance as far as attendance goes.
The iconic Adelaide Oval scoreboard. Sadly iconic because its counterparts at other grounds no longer exist. The result was satisfactory and close till the end. You had to be quick getting the scoreboard between innings.
Quick trip to the Adelaide Oval to see the Adelaide Strikers play. This is one game of cricket in Australia today where there’ll be a result. More about that later.
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 …