The Sydney Cricket Ground in Australia, one of the venues for ‘The Ashes’ series between England and Australia.
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I’m a cricket fan. My Dad loved it, he passed the passion down to me. And still, one of my favourite things to do is watch every ball of a day’s play of Test cricket.

Test cricket — two teams can play for 5 days in a row and it can still be a draw! There’s no game like it. Chess…