After seeing War of the Worlds last night (see other post for a review) I got home to find the Aussie cricketers in disarray. 6/150 and on the back foot. This turned very quickly into being 190 all out and I would have gone to bed had it not been for the fact that McGrath would be opening the bowling on 499 test wickets. So I watched the start of the
And I am glad I did! What an effort. I was mesmerised as McGrath dismantled the
I went to bed finally when Lee was taken off and Gillespie came on and the score was 5/30. Sure the Poms put on another 60 runs, but they still lost 2 more wickets and we now have the upper hand…
The consequence of all this is a distinct lack of sleep (even by my standards) but it was sure worth it!
“Ooh Aah Glenn McGrath! Say Ooh Aah Glenn McGrath!”