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Watch: Video resurfaces of Graeme Swann performing ‘ridiculously accurate’ commentary impressions

Graeme Swann
by Wisden Staff 2 minute read

Footage from England’s 2017/18 Ashes tour of Australia has resurfaced, with Graeme Swann performing some hilarious impressions on air.

Swann was accompanied by Brett Lee in the commentary box during the fourth day of the fifth Ashes Test in Sydney. Lee, aware of Swann’s repertoire of accents, asked him: “What are the countries we can go to?”

The highlight came as the conversation went on further “to the West Indies” with Swann mimicking Michael Holding impeccably, which left his fellow commentators in laughter.

Watch the video here:


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