Pulling their act together

Finally! I must say I have been waiting, waiting and yes, waiting for Cricket Australia to make a good administrative or team selection call. CA’s selection of Mickey Arthur as Australia’s new coach is logical and sensible. Unlike past coaches like Buchanan and Nielsen, Arthur will demand and receive respect from the entire Australian cricket…

End is near

The question is not if but when for Ricky Ponting. Australia’s most decorated batsman behind Sir Don must face the reality of retiring before the firing squad catch him. And quickly. Ponting’s rough stretch with the bat has continued in South Africa with scores of 8,0 and 0.  Mind you the rest of the Aussies…