Fascination with age is hurting Australian cricket

With the Ashes now long gone, I’ve finally offered my thoughts on but one area where I think Cricket Australia may have shot itself in the foot.

The Futures League is a good idea, but I’m not convinced it’s producing better cricketers.  There’s no doubt it’s producing younger players, but are they any better prepared for First Class and Test cricket?

You can read my final cricket column for the summer over at The Roar: http://www.theroar.com.au/2011/01/18/fascination-with-age-is-hurting-australian-cricket/