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Tim Holt

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A Sport fanatic in all Sports.
Rabid Aston Villa and Hawthorn fan

Member Since:
April 2013
Based In:
Irish in Ireland, but with a Melbourne refuge
Favourite Sports:
AFL, Cricket, Cycling, Football,

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Is Smith Australia’s answer at number 3?

Is Smith Australia's answer at number 3?

22 Nov 2014

In a recent interview querying Australia’s possibilities for their troublesome three position, Australian captain Michael Clarke declared “Steve Smith is a rising star, but he’s not a Test No. 3 just yet.” One can laud Clarke tempering expectation on the young tyro, and the need for patience, but the other side of this are the […]

Nathan Lyon needs to play against India

Nathan Lyon needs to play against India

12 Nov 2014

After a 2014 yielding of just 14 wickets at an average of 61.5 it would surprise no one if Nathan Lyon’s name were missing from Australia’s first Test team to play India in Brisbane. A further nail in the off-spinner’s coffin is the tried and trusted blueprint to beat India in Australian conditions. One centring […]

Ryan Harris is Australia’s Mr Irreplaceable

Ryan Harris is Australia's Mr Irreplaceable

5 Nov 2014

The more I cringed at the complete and utter obliteration of the Australian team at the hands of Pakistan, the more I realised Ryan Harris is irreplaceable. Harris is a bowling spearhead who inspires others through his leadership, as well as eclectic brilliance in all conditions. His absence against Pakistan was profound, with a bowling […]

Six things that will decide the Pakistan-Australia Test series

Six things that will decide the Pakistan-Australia Test series

22 Oct 2014

With Australia playing Pakistan in a two-Test series starting tonight, I thought I’d look at what the decisive factors are going to be. 1. Reverse swing and spin Two factors that are always the key plot lines in Asian cricket The intrigue here is the doubt attached to Australia’s ability to bat against these bowling […]

Will Burgoyne finish his career in the AFL Hall of Fame?

Will Burgoyne finish his career in the AFL Hall of Fame?

8 Oct 2014

The AFL Hall of Fame’s revered credibility lies in the greats that are yet to be inducted, rather than the ones already enshrined. This adds a mystique to the institution by the names from the past that are absent as well as the ones from the present that are deemed worthy of such prestige. One […]

Swans will be too good for premiership contenders

Swans will be too good for premiership contenders

2 Sep 2014

September 1 means two things, the start of Spring, and the beginning of the AFL finals, which morphs everyone and anyone into an expert on who will make the grand final, and who will triumph. I am part of that throng, and here are my thoughts on the eight teams that have a chance at […]

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