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(And Where I Am Now)
27 March 2014 
I am now blogging about women's cricket, here:


And I'm still on Twitter:


Cricket Women's World Cup
(Post-Mortem Edition)
14 February 2013 
So that's that... as far as I am concerned anyway! What have we learned?

Cricket Women's World Cup
(Thoughts On The Group Stages)
07 February 2013 
A few thoughts at the half-way stage of the 2013 Women's World Cup.

Women In Men's Cricket
(And how SJT is being set up for a fall.)
15 January 2013 
Unlike most of the people commenting on this subject, I've actually watched a fair bit of women's cricket; and one game in particular sticks in the memory.

In summer 2012, I watched the MCC Young Cricketers (the women's equivalent of the England Lions) play a double-header of T20 games at Wokingham CC. The YCs included Sarah Taylor - widely recognised as the best female cricketer in the world right now; and possibly ever.

(And Where I've Been)
01 January 2010 
It has been a while... but I've not stopped blogging. I'm just doing it here:


... and here:


See you there!

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Private Practice
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(And Miyazaki's Accidental Stroke of Genius)
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(With Apologies To Private Eye)
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(And HowThe Communists Got It Right For Once)
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La Oreja De Van Gogh
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(And What Commitment Is All About)
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The L Word
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Miles Cain: Different Destinations
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