DAVID MUTTON

David Mutton writes about cricket for the DishWorld Sports Blog and for his own blog, The Silly Mid Off. He tweets at @DavidMutton.

Posts by David Mutton

How to Speak Cricket in New York
How to Speak Cricket in New York
Last summer's FIFA World Cup had huge television audiences and social media traffic in the U.S. In contrast, this year's Cricket World Cup has registered barely a blip. Three fans talk about how they're able keep up with the game while living in America.
When Geoffrey Boycott Went to Hollywood
When Geoffrey Boycott Went to Hollywood
Cricketers no longer take overseas tours in the interests of promoting the game. "Goodwill tours" don't pay. But once upon a time, the greats of the sport traveled the world – even to the U.S. – to carry the message of cricket.
SPORTOLOGICALLY SPEAKING
"Heroes are quickly forgotten if they don't become television or radio commentators. I find it a relief that most players do not allow themselves to be considered 'experts,' made to serve on know-all panels discussing the ifs and buts of success or failure. It proves, I think, that to them the secret is still alive." –Manfred Jurgensen
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