Found January 15, 2013 on The Last Angry Fan:
PLAYERS: Brad Haddin
Cricket highlights are few and far between on this site, mainly because a) I don’t understand Cricket all that much, and b) TV access to games is very, very limited.  That being said, I’m not above featuring a Cricket post on this here blog, especially when the story basically writes itself. Since it’s summer in the land Down Under, the Cricket season is in full effect.  During a recent match in Adelaide, Australian cricketer Brad Haddin hit an absolute monster of a shot—the baseball equivalent of a long home run—into the stands, where it was smoothly caught by a fan with one hand.  Why a one-handed grab?  Because his other arm was carrying a load of food, not an ounce of which was dropped as he made his spectacular catch.  Unlike American baseball, however, the fan immediately tossed the ball back onto the field.  And yes, I know that in Chicago the fans throw home run balls hit by the opposing team back onto the field rather than keeping them as souvenirs, but even though it is de...

The Cubs Should Be Recruiting This Cricket Fan

During a recent Cricket match, Brad Haddin blasted a six into the crowd and a spectator came down with one of the best grabs we have seen, especially considering he was carrying an iced coffee and two hamburgers. The spectator is a 16-year old named Peter Spurling who according to the Herald Sun is already being recruited heavily while he plays for his AIS AFL Academy. The catch...

Cricket Fan Makes Crazy Catch in the Crowd While Holding a Coffee and Food (Video)

Peter Spurling is a 16-year-old Australian Football prospect.  He didn't make the news for Football though.  He was seen at a a cricket match between Australia and Sir Lanka making a nice grab in the crowd.  Spurling made a leaping "one-handed catch in the crowd off a towering Brad Haddin six, sparking a mega cheer and high-fives aplenty in the stands."  Love...
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