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17 02, 2016

Waitrose Dump The ECB

2016-02-17T16:21:29+00:00 February 17th, 2016|News, Politics|37 Comments

I'd like to welcome back a familiar face to TFT. News broke a few days ago that Waitrose will not renew their sponsorship of the England cricket teams. Who better to react to developments than my old co-editor Maxie Allen? He's been following events from afar with interest ...  Here are a few thoughts about [...]

14 07, 2015

The lost key to the crown jewels

2017-03-23T11:09:22+00:00 July 14th, 2015|Best Of EMS!, News, Off Field Issues, PakvEng2015|44 Comments

We make no apology for returning time and again to the issue of cricket on free-to-air television. This has become an increasingly crucial battleground for those who campaign to democratise cricket and broaden public access to the game. The issue arouses fierce emotions in every sport. The announcement that Sky Sports have snatched [...]