Big news! On Monday, England defeated Australia on the famous cricket pitch at Lord's for the first time in 75 years! To put this in perspective, this may actually be bigger than the miraculous Red Sox World Series win in 2004, heralding an end to the 86-year Curse of the Bambino. Maybe.
Anyway, England's win put me in mind of doing a post on cricket, because it is so quintessentially British.
I have actually seen professional cricket: This Memorial Day, whilst my American compatriots... READ ON