day of the international cricket summer was a lukewarm affair - and in more
than just the literal sense.
out before 90,000 spectators on a sunny day before a raucous Australian crowd
was only five months ago but must have seemed an eternity to England's players as they began the first Test
on a wet, blustery day before a sparse crowd in Cardiff.
all those who stayed up at all night and watched Ricky Ponting depart in a
strop for single figures before going to work on three hours sleep?
Stadium, belonging to Glamorgan, was less than half full with one