Hampshire Cricket History


Top Eight?
December 21, 2016, 11:26 am
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In the Times yesterday, hidden beneath all the sad tales about England’s cricketers, was a piece about the Essex Chairman who is “unconvinced” by the ECB’s T20 plans of last week and fears that Andrew Strauss wants a permanent eight-team Championship with all the best players and featuring the eight Test Match ground counties – with no promotion or relegation for the also-rans.

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It sounds as if Sussex and Somerset have been bought off.

One amusing possibility is that ITV4 Dave C5 or one of the shopping channels bid to put the 50 over cup running coincident with the ECB Doshslog on terrestrial TV.

And then it turns out the great British public can distinguish real Sport from “It’s a Knockout”.

Comment by Jeremy

http://cricileaks.com/ecb-to-propose-new-dreadful-t20-competition/
This maybe a leg pull there again maybe not.

Comment by Paul

It’s lovely!!

Comment by pompeypop

Great website!

See also:

http://cricileaks.com/audiences-at-australian/

… that may have been plagiarised from here?!

Comment by Jeremy

That’s the first quote from Colin Self-Interest that I have ever believed.

Comment by James




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