The limp reaction to New South Wales finally beating Queensland is telling. To many, myself included, the culture of scandal has pushed us away for good.
A duet no-one asked for, the coronation of new meme-lord and a return to form all highlight #Auspol’s godawful week. So, who won?
With Cricket Australia forcing the resignation of coach Darren Lehmann, perhaps we should view this week’s outrage as the dawn of a new sensibility.
This morning, I opened an email from Cricket Australia apologising for Steve Smith. As it was our volume that enabled the apology, I suggest it’s time we examine ourselves.
While you were asleep: Australia loses ball tampering test, Sandstorm hits Russia (again), Plastic bag wins Melbourne GP
Morning. Overnight, we’ve witnessed karma bowl out the Australians, a Sandstorm hit a bunch of drunk Russians and an unexpected winner of the Melbourne Grand Prix.