After being utterly devoid of any cricket to speak of in the last 18 months, thank the Lord that the cricket is well and truly back.
The jamboree of ̶E̶u̶r̶o̶ ̶2̶0̶2̶0̶ , ̶T̶2̶0̶ ̶W̶o̶r̶l̶d̶ ̶C̶u̶p̶ ̶2̶0̶2̶0̶, T20 World Cup 2021 gets going this Sunday with the mouthwatering clash of Oman vs Papua New Guinea. I’ll be struggling to muster up enthusiasm until the point where England are doing well and/or Australia are getting knocked out.
Eventual winner will be:
- South Africa
- West Indies
- New Zealand
- Sri Lanka
- CBA to type out the rest, no offence Scotland
Then it’s over to Australia for what must surely be the least eagerly anticipated Ashes series in recent memory, as Rooty’s brave boys bubble up and cross state-wide quarantine lines to face Painey’s hermits.
Both sides have one outstanding batter & assorted others to run up the scoreboard, while on the bowling front Australia’s long-standing bowling attack surely shows up England’s, which looks like one decidedly suited to English conditions. A cracking plan, with one obvious problem…
- Comfortable Australia Win
- Narrow Australia Win
- Narrow England Win
- Comfortable England Win (Lol