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Paul Harris: Freaky!

Silly Point highlights some freaky info. from former South Africa spinner Paul Harris’ Test career.

Borthwick vs. Stoneman

Silly Point compares how the former Durham duo have performed since arriving at Surrey.

Yorkshire vs. Worcestershire T20 Blast Match

Silly Point will relive all the thrills and spills that take place when Yorkshire meet Worcestershire at Headingley… weather permitting!

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Don Bradman Cricket 17

England host Thailand in the first ever international cricket match to be held at Olympic Stadium, London. After back to back defeats in Greece and Jersey, England’s Test side will be desperately hoping to return to winning ways on home soil, in the day/night pink ball encounter.

Christopher Lee: Howzat Book Review

Silly Point reviews Christopher Lee’s literary offering on Kerry Packer’s endeavours that would completely change the complexion of cricket.

Telegraph Fantasy Cricket: Update

Silly Point will keep you informed as to whether his troops are managing to maintain their position in the top ten… thousand!

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Don Bradman Cricket 17

Silly Point will update you on the travails of his own career, the development of New York City Pioneers or/and a good old England match.

Six to Watch: Revisited

Silly Point provides a follow-up on one of its earliest articles.

Telegraph Fantasy Cricket: Update

Silly Point provides an update on how Roderick Brotherhood are getting on in the 2017 edition of Telegraph Fantasy Cricket.

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Village Reminiscences

Silly Point himself (That’s me!) provides an insight into his ‘highly successful’ playing career.

Super Cricket

Silly Point lets you know how to survive if there’s a power cut and you can’t therefor play Don Bradman Cricket 17 on the PS4.

Openers Only

Silly Point forward defences his thoughts on those players that open the batting… and the bowling!

Unnecessary Umpires?

Silly Point poses the question: Do we actually need on-field officials?

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International Duck Watch!

Because there’s got to be… hasn’t there?

Don Bradman Cricket 17: England v Kenya Test Match

Silly Point provides a detailed report on my latest attempt to restore some pride to English cricket, involving Jack Leach’s Test debut, an unsentimental declaration from the opposition skipper and a much improved effort from the home side!

Four Day Test Matches

Silly Point details how four day Test matches could work… and you should know by now that with me it’s not just as simple as lopping a day off!

Roy Morgan: Real International Cricket Book Review

Silly Point reviews Roy Morgan’s A History in One Hundred Scorecards.

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A day without blogging, ahhhhh!

Geographical XI

Silly Point names a Geographical XI, because we can… if I can find eleven players with geographically related names that is!

Don Bradman Cricket 17: Ireland v England Test Match

Silly Point provides further insight into Big Ant Studios second instalment of DBC by, following England’s thrashing in India, taking an experimental England side to Malahide to take on Ireland in the Emerald Isle’s inaugural Test outing.

Duckworth Lewis Method CD Reviews

Silly Point reviews two cricket themed albums from The Divine Comedy frontman Neil Hannon.

Kevin Pietersen: On Cricket Book Review

Silly Point reviews the former England batsman and serial texter’s literary effort.

Warriors DVD Review

Silly Point reviews the cricket documentary Warriors… because Female Genital Mutilation is exactly what I thought I’d be blogging about when I started a cricket blog!

.. and yes, the Duckworth Lewis Method CDs, KP book and Warriors DVD were Christmas presents!