The Guardian – It would be odd for a new selector with ‘fresh ideas’ to pick all the same names – the impetus for change is considerableLike the cuckoo the new chief selector has been spotted this spring.

Summary

  • It would be odd for a new selector with ‘fresh ideas’ to pick all the same names – the impetus for change is considerableLike the cuckoo the new chief selector has been spotted this spring.
  • He has been migrating north and west (it’s the only way to go from where he lives) to soak up some county cricket, to chat to the coaches, the umpires and the odd senior player as he reacquaints himself with the domestic circuit.
  • But for the first Test of a summer a selector is not so restricted.

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