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Alec Swann

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About

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.

Member Since:
June 2009
Favourite Sports:
Cricket,

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Australia’s Asian woes have to be stopped, but how?

Australia's Asian woes have to be stopped, but how?

19 Aug 2016

Not so long ago, while perusing the website of the bookmaker with which I hold an account, my interest was piqued by the price being offered on Australia to triumph in Sri Lanka.

They won didn’t they? So why the moaning?

They won didn't they? So why the moaning?

28 Jul 2016

England beat Pakistan by 330 runs at Old Trafford earlier this week.

Size doesn’t matter: The MCC’s gone batty at the wrong problems

Size doesn't matter: The MCC's gone batty at the wrong problems

15 Jul 2016

Judging by the Marylebone Cricket Club’s world cricket committee’s latest recommendations you could be forgiven if you thought all of the game’s ills were found in the size of the bats being used nowadays.

Kyrgios’ actions leave only one conclusion

Kyrgios' actions leave only one conclusion

6 Jul 2016

I’m not sure what to make of Nick Kyrgios.

England underperforming – where’s the surprise?

England underperforming - where's the surprise?

2 Jul 2016

Fellow Roar writer Ryan O’Connell tweeted the other day ‘England back to underperforming in sport. The world is right again’.

Dustin Johnson 1-0 USGA Officials

Dustin Johnson 1-0 USGA Officials

23 Jun 2016

Dustin Johnson had existed around the periphery of golfing royalty for a while now without ever really gaining access to the inner circle.

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