Ed Smith is a journalist and author, most recently of Luck. He is a former professional cricketer and played for both Middlesex and England.
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It was the free market that allowed T20 cricket to evolve. To survive, the Test game should learn from it.
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What the rise of Trump tells us about our failing politics.
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