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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Dustin Johnson had existed around the periphery of golfing royalty for a while now without ever really gaining access to the inner circle.
It’s all Adam Gilchrist’s fault.
It seemed apt that Alastair Cook should reach such a significant milestone in the most understated of circumstances.
If I’m reading the schedule correctly, the next time Australia face England in the Ashes is in 18 months.
Overhearing a passionate debate in a bar often throws up all kinds of gems. Politics, sex, employment, kids, spouses. Nothing is off limits and when alcohol is added to the mix the humour/depravity/outlandishness is increased, often to the nth degree.
When Nottinghamshire reached the knockout stages of the Royal London Cup – English domestic cricket’s 50-over competition – the other year, admission to the game was £10 for adults.