HEAVEN forbid it happens, but if a cricket strike was to go ahead, would Australia be able to field a side for the Ashes series?
Yes, because about 100 Australian cricketers are on state “multi-year contracts”, enabling them to play for the national team if they choose.
They include a number of handy types like and season’s Victorian side. from last
A constant source of amusement to NRL types is the fact that we sit down for three hours once a year to hear a bloke read out names for the Brownlow Medal. I’m a Brownlow fanatic so I don’t agree, but there is some logic in their thinking.
So why not try to humanise the award by allowing cameras in for a couple of post-match voting procedures during the season? For instance hearing umpires and
discuss why and how they awarded their votes after the Brisbane-Geelong game last week would be insightful, given the closeness of bestafield honours between and