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Jason Gillespie

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After taking 259 wickets in 71 Tests to become Australia's sixth-highest wicket-taker, Jason Gillespie has remained involved in cricket, and is the current coach of Yorkshire County Cricket Club.

Member Since:
May 2013
Favourite Sporting Team:
Yorkshire Vikings!
Favourite Sports:
AFL, Cricket, League,

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DIZZY: What does a Twenty20 coach even do?

DIZZY: What does a Twenty20 coach even do?

4 Jan 2016

We are halfway through BBL05. It’s a new experience for myself, having not been involved in cricket in Australia for a number of years, so to be afforded the opportunity to coach the Adelaide Strikers is exciting and a challenge I am relishing.

DIZZY: The inside story behind the England coaching appointment

DIZZY: The inside story behind the England coaching appointment

30 May 2015

ROAR EXCLUSIVE: It sure has been a surreal two weeks. It began when Andrew Strauss mentioned publicly that I was a person that the ECB was interested in speaking to about the vacant England coaching post.

DIZZY: They called me ‘Dizzy’ and that was that – I was part of it

DIZZY: They called me 'Dizzy' and that was that - I was part of it

30 Jan 2015

My first memory of the Australian Cricket Team when I was involved was the 1996 World Cup. We had been having a fantastic season as a team for South Australia and I had been amongst the wickets as well.

DIZZY: Sledging a sign of pride and passion more than ill-will

DIZZY: Sledging a sign of pride and passion more than ill-will

13 Jan 2015

I have a confession to make. I really enjoyed the ‘sledging’ or ‘chirping’ during this series. Now before I get shouted down from the rooftops, I would like to give you my take on it.

DIZZY: My Boxing Day Test memories

DIZZY: My Boxing Day Test memories

24 Dec 2014

The Boxing Day Test is an institution, and I’m not just talking about the cricket match either.

DIZZY: Australia ring the changes, but should win comfortably

DIZZY: Australia ring the changes, but should win comfortably

17 Dec 2014

The first Test played at Adelaide Oval was a fantastic match. It was always going to be an incredibly emotional match following the tragic passing of Phillip Hughes.

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