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"ASHES coming home, it's coming home, it's coming home, it's coming, Ashes coming home", writes Steve Palmer.
We were all singing it, weren't we? Nasser's won the toss, there's a bit of green on the track, we'll skittle them out for peanuts, 1-0 to the young lions, Ashes coming home.
Close of play after day one: Australia 364-2 and England's hot bowling prospect Simon Jones limping out of the Gabba on crutches.
Well, sod the Ashes. Okay, you Aussies are good at cricket, but what has your country ever actually contributed to the world?
As far as I can see, a couple of popular early evening soap operas is about the sum of it. And that Kylie ruddy Minogue who seems to have become your global ambassador is an absolute minger under all that make-up.
Me a bad loser? Don't know what you're talking about.
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|Publication:||The Racing Post (London, England)|
|Date:||Nov 8, 2002|
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