The Sledge: 2013/2014 Episode 3
Who: Murray Middleton, Jonathan Howcroft, Hammy Goodman
What: Sports writer Murray Middleton takes the reigns as the Sledge panel of Jonathan Howcroft (BackPageLead.com.au) and Hammy Goodman (spinfrombothends.com) tackle the Ashes history of the Gabba, and bring us the headlines we will (and wont!) see from The Ashes this summer!
Murray and Jonathan are back with their their second Cricket Speed Date. This time, they answer everything you’ve ever wanted to know about the upcoming Ashes, including:
- Is Mitchell Johnson back?
- Who’ll be the shock Aussie call up of the summer?
- Will we see the fizz of Fawad?
- Who’s Mickey Arthur Facebook stalking?
- And which team’ll be urinating on the SCG pitch in Ashes glory?
Finally, the team tackle your Sledgemail, including: how is Ashton Agar “back in test match form”? Why is Glenn McGrath as good a batsman as Sachin Tendulkar? And what’s gotten Dolly all worked up?
Also, Jonathan presents the Ashes of the Week to the unlikeliest of recipients, and Murray’s Final Thought gives cricket enthusiasts everywhere a simultaneous erection.