This cricket announcer's play by play of a crossbow arrow landing on the field is the most delightfully British thing - The Week Magazine

In what is possibly the most British incident of all time, two very confused cricket teams were forced to end their match on Thursday after a crossbow arrow landed in their field, The Independent reports. No one was hurt in the incident, although the ...

London cricket ground evacuated after bizarre arrow attack - The Times of Israel

LONDON (AFP) — Police evacuated The Oval cricket ground in London on Thursday after a bizarre arrow attack halted play in the match between Surrey and Middlesex. Get The Times of Israel's Daily Edition by email and never miss our top stories Free Sign ...

Armed police called to The Oval after arrow fired onto outfield - ESPNcricinfo.com

Armed police were called to the final day of Surrey versus Middlesex in the County Championship after a crossbow bolt was fired onto the field, abandoning play on the afternoon of the fourth day. Police believe the 12-inch long metal-tipped bolt ...

BBC Sport - Crossbow bolt at cricket 'could easily have been fatal' - BBC Sport

Play has been abandoned in the County Championship match at The Oval after a crossbow bolt landed on the pitch. Test Match Special commentator Dan Norcross was at the stadium. He describes to Radio 4's PM how the situation unfolded. "It's cricket so ...