Alec Swann is a former Northants and Lancashire opener turned cricket writer. Newcastle United and golf generally occupy his other sporting interests but there's a bit of rugby league thrown in with the Warrington Wolves and a soft spot for the Newcastle Knights.
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On the one hand, the Australia squad for the upcoming World T20 appears to be something of a kneejerk reaction to underwhelming recent performances.
There I’ve said it, it’s out in the open and I don’t expect to have my judgment doubted.
Another Big Bash done and dusted and it’s not pushing the hyperbole to say the 2015-16 edition was a tremendous success.
I’ve seen a fair bit of the Australia versus India one-day series, and have largely enjoyed it.
According to reports, Gulam Bodi, a South African with three international appearances to his name, is the intermediary at the heart of a match-fixing investigation concerning the country’s Ram Slam T20 competition.
In late November 2008, I received a phone call which put a dampener on the pleasant evening I had enjoyed.