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cricket

I’m not a cricket fan; football is my sport of choice. But I am aware that there is a thing called ‘The Ashes’ which is a Test cricket series played between my old country, England, and my new one, Australia. This series, which is played every couple of years, is currently taking place right now. [...]

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As you all probably know by now, one thing I really love about Australia is that there is always something to do, always something going on. Firstly, Australians love their sport. Sport is everywhere around here and even I am back to playing football again, even though I am ridiculously old. Every Wednesday I play [...]

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I mentioned on Monday that I’d been invited to an Australia Day party but wasn’t sure whether it would go ahead in view of the tragic events surrounding poor Doug the koala. But with true Australian spirit, we pressed on and we partied! But first, what is Australia Day? Fortunately, I explained a bit about [...]