Ever tried to sort 18 teams into an order? Relegating two of them whilst promoting two others?
It’s madness. Especially when the unlikeliest of heroes can suddenly emerge to lift a team’s season and a broken schedule can warp a team’s hopes in a spring downpour or a sudden burst of fortune on green-tinged surfaces can shift the pendulum of momentum.
Never the less, one must soldier on and embrace the fact he must write a list which will doubtless make him look silly in September:
Having registered his third century of the season on Sunday, Durham’s Keaton Jennings has demolished any lingering concerns there might have been that he was some sort of one season wonder.
But what happens next for the talented 24-year-old?