Larry’s Lost Diary: When Irish Nails are Bitten

Rekindling memories of their 2007 tie in Jamaica, Ireland and Zimbabwe played out another last over thriller in yesterday’s Cricket World Cup clash in Hobart. Not only were our eyes smiling at the end, but our fingernails were well and truly chewed off during the five run victory.  Just like they did eight years earlier, … More Larry’s Lost Diary: When Irish Nails are Bitten

Larry’s Lost Diary: The Storm We Had to Have

Walloped? Perhaps.  Trounced? Probably.  Defeated? No Nay Never.  In the words of the Blarney Army at the end of last night’s match against South Africa ‘You’ll never beat the Irish!’ Sure we were outclassed at Manuka Oval in Canberra against one of the tournament favourites but it wasn’t a surprise to anyone. This is a … More Larry’s Lost Diary: The Storm We Had to Have

Larry’s Lost Diary: Gael Force Hits Nelson

Woohoo!! What an impressive performance by the boys in sunny Nelson. Whilst Sion Mills (1969), Sabina Park (2007) and Bangalore (2011) had elements of disbelief and shock, yesterday felt like a regulation win. The level of professionalism and team unity displayed by the guys was impressive and they definitely didn’t look out of place on … More Larry’s Lost Diary: Gael Force Hits Nelson