feeling an intense sense of dislocation and fear about the future?
drifting through life without any real idea of purpose?
don’t worry, The Ashes is nearly here! time to invest all your mental energies into a cricket series! it doesn’t matter that you’ll mostly be asleep when it’s happening.
first tour match started last night - root & cook failed but all the less secure batsmen made runs, stoneman & malan looking the best & vince looking shaky outside off despite making 80odd, according to cricinfo.
moeen is injured. that might actually be worse than stokes being out if it’s serious.
australia seem to be in a death spiral about whether body language and shouting a lot is more important than being good at cricket.
“I probably don’t do myself any favours with my hand gestures,” says captain who seems insistent on picking wicketkeeper who cant catch & averages 20 odd.
we’re going to get tonked still eh?
tried to do a starting xi but it was upsetting.