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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Whisper it quietly, but it could be Glenn Maxwell’s time.
‘Right, so what we’re planning to do is have 48 teams in 16 pools of three.’ ‘That’s a nice idea, all the kids will get to have a go.’
Earlier this week it was announced that the sales of vinyl records are at their highest for 25 years.
One of my biggest bugbears is the fascination with the Ashes.
If acceptance is a significant step on the path to success, then day-night Test cricket is halfway there.
The opportunity to listen to some cricket on the radio early on Monday morning while consistently cursing the traffic was merely a dream (the cricket, not the traffic), as England duly capitulated to give India a thumping victory in both the fourth Test and the series.