En­try into lore

Inside Sport - - Word Play -

It’s an es­sen­tial line in any his­tory of sledg­ing, proof that puerile and witty can go to­gether (it’s right along­side Eddo Bran­des’ clas­sic re­sponse to Glenn McGrath’s taunt about be­ing fat: “Ev­ery time I sleep with your wife, she gives me a bis­cuit”). But it’s also some­thing of a motto for how Aussie cricket teams carry them­selves, and how the na­tion views so­cial graces in gen­eral.

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