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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- June 2009
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Malcolm Conn, post Ashes 2013 and prior to England landing in Australia for the second chapter of the back-to-back Anglo-Aussies series, made a comment on a home side’s propensity to doctor pitches.
17 Feb 2017
Adam Voges is the second-best batsman of all time. The stats say so.
10 Feb 2017
It would be a surprise if it caught you by it.
2 Feb 2017
Normality, or traditional normality more like, returns to the scene this week as the Sheffield Shield takes centre stage.
26 Jan 2017
The headline on The Independent’s website couldn’t have been any more effectively written if the motive was to provide clickbait only.
18 Jan 2017
Whisper it quietly, but it could be Glenn Maxwell’s time.