When Mark Johnston thinks about the very early days of All-Weather racing, the first image that comes to mind is the antiquated weighing room at Southwell. He chuckles at the memory, but it could be pretty depressing.
This is my 18th season as a county cricketer and, I have to say, the standard at the top level is excellent. I believe Division One of the County Championship to be the strongest first-class competition in the world and a number of Australian players who have experienced it have said the same.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says he came to Cardiff City with a clear understanding that he would run the club and has thanked owner Vincent Tan for his support as he bids to prove the doubters wrong and avoid relegation.