Cricket is not to my taste but a few nights last week I fell asleep listening to the first test match coming from Cardiff in Wales. One of the commentators was Henry Blofeld, or Blowers as he is affectionately know. Of course I had heard of him but I knew nothing else about him.
I know a little more now, having looked him up on the net, but after listening to him, I certainly understand why he is somewhat of a legend.
He simply makes the game come alive and makes it interesting and colourful like no other cricket commentator I have ever heard.
This just proves a point that I have often thought. You can take the driest, seemingly boring and un-interesting subject and with the right person at the helm make it gripping viewing or listening.
You should have an opportunity to hear Henry Blofeld in the second Ashes test. Just take five minutes and hear a real