Media Releases

Media Releases

18.7.2019 Fairfax Article - Life - Celtic Meaghan is an evil genius


One of my favourite intellectual TV programs when I was growing up was ‘Hypotheticals’ which aired on the ABC and starred Geoffrey Robertson. I loved the concept – put a hypothetical situation to a panel of experts and then explore the outcomes. The topics involved ranged from historical dilemmas to political conundrums and more. One particular ‘hypothetical’ stuck in my mind. Robertson created a story where a Minister was reading confidential notes on the train ..

15.7.2019 The maths of scoring runs after 4192 ODI matches


One Day International (ODI) Number 4192 was played on 14 July 2019. This was a milestone match. It was a World Cup final. After ending in a tie, it was the first ever ODI to be decided by a Super Over. And then it wasn’t really decided by a Super Over with the Super Over a tie. It then also became the first ODI to be decided by a boundary countback – and after the uproar from fans and players around the world, I dare say it will be the only ODI ever decided by a boundary cou ..