14 07, 2015

The Lost Key To The Crown Jewels – How Cricket On Free-To-Air Television Vanished

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 [...]

3 07, 2015

Glorious summer 2005

July 3rd, 2015|Best Of EMS!, News, PakvEng2015|15 Comments

Some things can not be overhyped. A few events live up to every word of hyperbole. And occasionally our memories do not deceive us - the reality was every bit as good as our recollection. The 2005 Ashes, which began ten years ago this month, were one such passage of time. It was [...]