Coach’s Blog: Home town benefits

Adelaide Oval 1902

Image by State Library of South Australia via Flickr

When you are on the road as much as international cricketers are, playing a home Test is always great for two reasons.

Firstly you get to sleep in your own bed, a rare luxury for the modern day player, and secondly it is special to play in front of family and friends in your own town.

Adelaide is home for me, and while not a player, there are many of the same feelings being involved in the Test.

I played all my career for South Australia, and started here as a coach when I was assistant to Greg Chappell for three seasons.

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