Ash Cricket 2022: First day of historic Hobart Ashes Test cut short by light drizzle

Ash Cricket 2022: First day of historic Hobart Ashes Test cut short by light drizzle

Cricket fans have expressed their disgust after 30.3 overs of Ashes action at Blundstone Arena were lost due to light drizzle. Test cricket knows how to shoot itself in the foot. The first day of the historic Ash Pink Ball Test in Hobart ended in ‘pathetic’ circumstances, with a light shower of rain robbing Tasmania … Read more

Ashes cricket 2022: Tim Paine ‘bitter’ with absence from historic Hobart Test

Ashes cricket 2022: Tim Paine 'bitter' with absence from historic Hobart Test

The fifth Ashes Test kicked off in Hobart on Friday afternoon, but proud Tasmanian Tim Paine was not at the scene. Tim Paine’s absence from the first Ashes in Hobart has been felt harshly by Cricket Tasmania, with general manager Dominic Baker detailing the former Australia captain’s ‘bitterness’ at what should have been a momentous … Read more

First day of historic Hobart Ash Test cut short by light drizzle

First day of historic Hobart Ash Test cut short by light drizzle

Test cricket knows how to shoot itself in the foot. The first day of the historic Ash Pink Ball Test in Hobart ended in ‘pathetic’ circumstances, with a light shower of rain robbing Tasmania cricket fans of 30.3 overs of action. Light rain began to fall in the early evening at Blundstone Arena, and referees … Read more