10 12, 2019

The Photo The ECB Doesn’t Want You To See

2019-12-10T16:19:05+00:00December 10th, 2019|Fun|6 Comments

See the poor sod in the photo above? His name is Dave. And Dave's depressed. Like many people who grew up watching cricket in the 1980s and 1990s, Dave has seen English cricket change irrevocable over the years. And now his favourite competition, the county championship, has been shunted to the fringes [...]

9 12, 2019

A Christmas Message From Colin Graves

2019-12-09T22:57:08+00:00December 9th, 2019|Fun|16 Comments

Dear Valued Customers, As the frosts harden and sales of Costcutter cocoa start to peak, one's thoughts inevitably turn to Christmas - that special time when harmony and goodwill to all men (and women, never forget the world cup winning women) flows like craft gin at a St John's Wood wine bar. [...]

20 11, 2019

Inspirational Cricket Quotes

2019-11-26T10:55:06+00:00November 20th, 2019|Fun|13 Comments

The test series against New Zealand starts on Wednesday evening so Chris Silverwood and Joe Root will be preparing their first team talks of this new era. Will they make the squad sing an updated rendition of “Onward Gower’s Soldiers, Marching Into War” – the infamous motivational technique used by Ted Dexter [...]

11 11, 2019

Monday Mirth: The Best Cricket Jokes On The Web

2019-11-11T17:41:34+00:00November 11th, 2019|Fun|4 Comments

It's time for a change of pace today. I've scoured the internet to find the best cricket jokes and I've unearthed the following funnies. Obviously I've tweaked them here and there to give them a distinct TFT flavour. Enjoy ...   What's the difference between Cinderella and Keaton Jennings? Cinderella knew when [...]

26 09, 2019

5 Cricketers We Love To Hate

2019-09-27T15:48:29+00:00September 26th, 2019|Fun|26 Comments

"Rise above it". "It's only a game". "Don't be a bad loser". "He's a nice guy off the field". Sorry I'm having none of it. Why be all sympathetic, magnanimous, and empathetic when a good rant is far crueller? It's time to let rip folks. It's time to stop suppressing that anger [...]

1 04, 2019

The Monday Mash

2019-04-01T20:10:18+00:00April 1st, 2019|Fun|9 Comments

With the IPL currently dominating the headlines there's been very little to write about of late. I guess I could have written about India's domestic T20 circus but there are two big reasons why I didn't: A) I'm simply not following it, so any article would've been guesswork. B) I doubt TFT's [...]

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