sports activities stars present Scott Morrison is out of his league
After a long time of the appropriate utilizing racism to wedge the left, skilled sports activities gamers have now wedged the appropriate between previous and future.
Now for the most recent information in sport, the place Scott Morrison’s conventional January bomb-throwing over #changethedate bumped into surprising opposition: the worldwide embrace of anti-racism activism by skilled sports activities gamers.
For Morrison, January 26 was meant to be a possibility to rally his group with a number of huge opening hits in opposition to out-of-touch lefties earlier than settling down for the longer innings of the political 12 months. As a substitute, he’s been on defence, in response to the cultural evolution of Australia’s most nationwide sport — cricket.
Video games within the Massive Bash League this 12 months might be performed on “January 26”. Some groups will play in Indigenous-themed kits. Some groups, together with the Sydney Sixers, who’re enjoying on the day, have adopted the worldwide sporting anti-racism gesture of taking the knee on the opening of every recreation.