Cricket…at the North Pole?

North Pole
Expedition Sets Out To Play N. Pole Cricket

A 26 year old Banker – perhaps an unfortunately entitled profession if he doesn’t succeed – from England is off to the North Pole and, quite rightly, will aim to have a game of cricket there. Well – why not?

“I am a great cricket fan and it is a very unusual thing to do. There is a certain satisfaction to take a game completely out of context,” Hancock, a 26-year-old banker living in London, told Reuters.

“There is a certain satisfaction to take a game completely out of context” – hmm, has he been watching South Africa and Zimbabwe today, I wonder?

More importantly – who’s got the TV rights for his game? The BBC probably…

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