Originally Posted by zaremba
How are ticket sales for Adelaide and the remaining grounds?
It was weird, and a bit worrying, to see basically zero Aussie fans bothering to turn up to support their team on Monday at the Gabba. As one fan reportedly remarked to Michael Slater, "Is it fancy dress day? It looks like all the Aussies have come as empty plastic seats". It can only have made the prolonged failure of the Australian bowlers and fielders even more humiliating when it was played out in front of a crowd consisting entirely of baying England fans.
Australian fans don't come to matches to see us getting butt raped in what is inevitably going to be draw.