Glassy shot

I avoided the inevitable “Cricket commentators have a SMASHING time” for this post. Richard Grant, batting for Glamorgan, smashed a six through the commentators window. Edward Bevan and Steve Watkin were at the mic: cue two very confused, and slightly puterbed Welshmen.

Listen here.

Reminds me of The 12th Man tapes where Tony Greig is commentating. “Aw look out, it’s coming up here . AND! Richie Benaud has gone down like a sack of shit!”

Sophia Gardens to host Ashes in 2009

Good grief. This surprises me somewhat, but it’s nevertheless great news for Wales and Welsh cricket. More at Cricinfo.