Thursday, 12 October 2017

Quote of the Day: On test cricket

"Cricket, especially in Test form, is a conceptual sport... it is the great game of the mind."
~ from the Guardian Sportsblog post 'How to make cricket commentary more compelling: through good storytelling' 

1 comment:

  1. Is that the same for Aussie Rules? It doesn't seem to have much skill factor to qualify as [quality] sport.
    And 90,000 Australians turning up to watch test cricket - can't see them saying to each other, "this is such a great conceptual experience"; "my mind is really being expanded here"


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