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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When Alastair Cook leads England out in Chittagong for the first of two Tests against Bangladesh, he will become his country’s most-capped player.
Those charged with making the decisions in sporting fields are often in the firing line when criticism is being dished out.
By the time you read this, the County Championship trophy will have been decided.
I like watching Glenn Maxwell play cricket.
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.
England beat Pakistan by 330 runs at Old Trafford earlier this week.