March 19, 2016
By SB Tang Note: an edited version of this piece ran on The Guardian Sport Network on Thursday 17 March 2016 The World T20 — the only major trophy that the Australian cricket team is eligible for that they haven’t won. As one Sheffield Shield cricketer cheerfully put it to me over a coffee recently: […]
March 6, 2016
By SB Tang It was a privilege and a pleasure to meet and chat with Laurie Sawle and write a feature story about him for ESPNCricinfo’s The Cricket Monthly magazine. You probably haven’t heard of him, but Laurie is one of the greatest contributors to Australian cricket’s success over the past half-century, a man who Steve […]
November 5, 2015
By SB Tang I wrote a 4000-plus word feature article for ESPNCricinfo’s The Cricket Monthly digital magazine about the rise of the bat-up method amongst Australian batsmen over the past decade. The article features the thoughts of the likes of Mike Hussey, Greg Chappell, Justin Langer, Ed Cowan, Brad Hodge, Peter Handscomb, Greg Shipperd and Ian Callen […]
August 25, 2015
By SB Tang I wrote a short piece for Roads & Kingdoms about the perfect breakfast: bánh xèo in the Mekong Delta. The excellent photos below were taken by my brother, Sze Tang.
August 16, 2015
By SB Tang I wrote a short essay for Roads & Kingdoms about “my greatest — well, only — invention”: a “Tiger topped”.
August 11, 2015
By SB Tang I wrote a short piece for The New Daily on 9 August 2015 about Michael Clarke. In summary: he retires as one of our all-time greats. Update: a longer version of this piece ran on The Guardian Sport Network on 28 August 2015. My edit of the longer version of this piece appears below. ***** Michael […]