nearly three years of dietary advice from the Casuals,
I am still only 11 stone. I really feel I must apologise
been called so many things while playing for the Casuals.
Here are a few of them: Talking Horse; TH; Horse; Horse-Whisperer;
Prof; Kofi; someone called me a 'cult' once.
|Batsman, bowler and
|Block and Bash (sometimes
just one or the other).
a lot. Throw the ball far too hard. Run around some more.
1st Eleven and Fyfield CC.
three years I think.
enough, I'm sure.
reduction in overall weight of side. Did the Casuals ever
do any light warming-up/fielding practise before I joined?
I have a lookalike who also lives in Canton/Pontcanna,
and who shops in the same bakers and butchers as me, and
who drinks in the Halfway House. I only discovered this
when, in short succession I was accused in the Bakers
of having an affair and in the Butchers of having been
exceedingly drunk and offensive in the Halfway House one
evening. Not guilty on both counts.
one. Could be roast potatoes.
moment, The Chris Barber Big Band.
'Death in a French Garden', a re-telling of the Orpheo/Eurydice
Danis Tanovic's No Man's Land, and Chango Spasiuk's
Tarefero de mis pagos.
Chavez, Jeremy Hardy, Aung San Suu Kyi (and, since she
probably wouldn't be able to make it, Clement Freud).
boycotting this question.
was a quick 38 to win a cup game (against Amersham?).
are all so much fun.
Home Cricket Ground in Sri Lanka (ok so we got thrashed,
but nice venue).
Ganguly - calm, unflappable temperament.
Goughy, for his ability to keep things in perspective,
no matter how bad.
whirling dervish batting.
been on tour.
is there any tea left by the time I get to the table.
even worse at cricket.
is the enigma of the Casuals, educated, well spoken, erudite
and a bloody nice bloke
..but he has the worst
record in the team for upsetting the opposition. How could
this be you ask (as we all do), its basically down to
the army training he received when fighting for the guerrillas
in the Shoo Shoo mountains. Don't upset him as he could
paralyse you with just one philosophical outburst. Apart
from that he's a jolly nice bloke.