Originally Posted by Redbacks
Was more a slight dig at the Pattinson selection. It was quite funny to hear Atherton's opinion when he was selected. "I've got no idea who he is"
Aye, and the point I'm kinda making is that Siddle's selection here deserves something of a similar opprobrium. At least he's got some amount of rep as an up-and-coming bowler, rather than being a Brit who's been playing mostly club cricket up to his 29th birthday. But even so, 6
First-Class matches (however impressive) and you're into the Test squad when there are better-qualified candidates? It's very poor.