The Roar: Fans deserve better than cricket’s conflicted commentary teams

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Sport, by its very nature, is a partisan affair.

Nick Hornby’s Fever Pitch, required reading for any sports fan, reassures us that the transformation from upstanding member of society into fanatic irrational mob is a common occurrence – that we are not alone.

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cricket.com.au: Under-30s need not apply

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Players over the age of 30 are leading the way at the Big Bash this summer

With every match of the KFC Big Bash League another record is broken as crowd attendances sky rocket.

With every match too, the pedigree of the tournament grows in stature with performance after performance outdoing what previously didn’t seem possible.

With every match therefore comes growing speculation over the inevitable: the make-up of Australia’s World Twenty20 squad.