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Posts tagged “Cricket

To The Victor Go The Spoils

To the loser it’s just a matter of survival..


The origin of the phrase To the victor go the spoils can be found here.

Picture taken outside the grounds of Bishop’s House, Cochin

The Final

Today was the final of the 2011 Cricket World Cup.

India vs Sri Lanka.

Two worthy and honourable opponents.



Both nations hold their breath.


Jai Hind!

Commiseration to Sri Lanka, a noble loser.


Congratulations to glorious India!

Match pictures copied from The Guardian, without permission.