Tag Archives: David Gower

The Age Old Battle

I feel a lot of pressure about these poems when I’m coming up to an Ashes series, so that might explain the delay before this one. Hopefully not such a wait for the next It was always the way, which … Continue reading

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Test 920 – Botham and Dev

Ian Botham, as you know, can bat as well as bowl, Approaches those two differently, with freedom or control, Made 142 off 214, and ace from in the hole, As England posted 378, a decent looking goal. By contrast came, … Continue reading

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In Bloom

Test 902 – West Indies v. England at Kingston, April 10th-15th, 1981 Match Drawn This could be the tale of Graham Gooch, And his stiff upper lip, His refusal to bow down to Colin Croft, And stubborn English grit. It … Continue reading

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98 Not Out

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