FIFA 21: Town Crowned!

Despite earning promotion to the football league for the first time in their history, Harrogate Town sought a new manager. They found… me! We would go onto achieve a record-breaking season, one that would capture the heart of footballing purists throughout the land and include a trip to Wembley! After a shaky start to theContinue reading “FIFA 21: Town Crowned!”

Bonus Post: More Cricket 22 Info!

Here’s some more exciting news regarding Big Ant’s latest cricket game… November 25th seems a long way away but we’ll get there folks! I’ve always loved the thrill of taking a catch Big Ant’s previous cricket games, that moment of waiting or moving for the ball. I hope that’s still there in Cricket 22. CatchingContinue reading “Bonus Post: More Cricket 22 Info!”

Special Post: Cricket 22… CONFIRMED!

No, this isn’t a cricket blog (Honest!) and yes, the above image is from Cricket 19 but… Cricket 22 is confirmed! Big Ant’s fifth (And best?) cricket game is due for release on November 25th. Read the details from the horse’s mouth here… https://www.bigant.com/announcing-cricket-22-a-new-era-of-cricket-games-has-arrived/ Will it be riddled with bugs and crash half the time?Continue reading “Special Post: Cricket 22… CONFIRMED!”

Cricket 19: Howzat in Muscat!

In our country’s (Switzerland’s) first ever Test match, we lost the toss and were inserted to bat. By lunch, Oman had knocked us over for 142! We scored at a good rate but our batsmen just couldn’t resist nibbling outside off stump. Dirk Shaffer (25), Kingston Hall (24) and Max Schutt (20) contributed the bulkContinue reading “Cricket 19: Howzat in Muscat!”

FIFA 20: MLS Success!

After finishing with eight men against Portland Timbers in our final match of the league season, we headed into the play-offs… against Portland Timbers, minus the three suspended players of course. After soaking up ten minutes of pressure, in-form frontman Omar Kharbin put us ahead with his ninth net bulger of the campaign. Wideman CarlosContinue reading “FIFA 20: MLS Success!”

FIFA 20: New Faces

Experienced Irish wideman Jonny Hayes (Free) and inexperienced Mexican left back Jesus Gomez $490k RC) joined the club. We needed more options on the left side of the pitch. Back on the pitch, in front of our home fans, we spent ninety minutes peppering Orlando City’s goal (12 shots to 2, 11 on target!) butContinue reading “FIFA 20: New Faces”

Cricket Captain 2021: Over and Out!

With the days of Root, Stokes and Buttler behind us, we hosted Bangladesh starting with a two-match Test series. Captain Liam Livingstone was at the IPL so the recalled Ollie Pope stepped into the role for the first time. Zak Crawley (149) and Pope (100) set us on course for an innings victory in theContinue reading “Cricket Captain 2021: Over and Out!”

FIFA 20: On a Roll!

North of the border, we outplayed Vancouver only to lose 1-0. We bounced back at home to Colorado courtesy of a late goal from midfielder Jackson Yueill. We then really turned it on with a 3-1 win when hosting Columbus. Top scorer Andres Rios bagged two goals and Magnus Eriksson sandwiched those strikes. The onlyContinue reading “FIFA 20: On a Roll!”

Cricket Captain 2021: World Cup Semi-final Woe… again!

Our T20 World Cup campaign commenced with a thrilling six-run win against West Indies. A rather strike starved Jos Buttler (66*) carried his bat meanwhile captain Liam Livingstone (45 off 22) and Ben Stokes (39 off 24) helped get us to 195. A seven ball 16 from Jofra Archer proved vital. Despite Shimron Hetmyer strikingContinue reading “Cricket Captain 2021: World Cup Semi-final Woe… again!”