This is TD, a frequent traveller. He is a delightful companion and impeccably behaved with very good manners. His only fault is being smug about cricket because we have discussed it. He thinks that the chances of England retaining the Ashes are somewhat laughable. He also gave a Scandinavian chap a very old-fashioned look — must’ve thought he was a Husky!

TD who doesn't rate England's chance of retaining the Ashes

TD who doesn't rate England's chances of retaining the Ashes