Feb
17

WHY CRICKET IS SUCH A WONDERFUL GAME

WHY CRICKET IS SUCH A WONDERFUL GAME   by CAMERON DUODU “Giant-killing”, in any sport, is a delightful event. For some reason – associated, no doubt, with the sado-masochistic element present in everyone’s DNA – we do enjoy seeing someone or something “big” crushed/thrashed/walloped/slain by something small. Think of Muhammad Ali versus Sonny Liston (1964… Continue reading »

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May
14

AND WHAT ABOUT CRICKET? (contd.)

  AND WHAT ABOUT CRICKET? (contd.)   BY CAMERON DUODU     I am a sports addict, and make no apologies for it.  When I was a mere little lad, who was not supposed to leave Asiakwa, my home-town, and travel elsewhere, unsupervised by an adult relative or friend of the family, I collected enough… Continue reading »

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Jul
23

WHAT ABOUT CRICKET (Part 1)

<h3 “”=”” tabindex=”-1″>what about cricket (1) WHAT ABOUT CRICKET? (Part 1) by CAMERON DUODU The Ghanaian Times 24.07.2012 Someone who read my piece entitled “Why do we love sports so much?” threw me a simple question: ‘what about cricket’? My examination of sports had largely taken in football and basketball but had not included a word about cricket.… Continue reading »

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