Alison has continued to appear as a panelist on the ABC’s sports discussion programme Offsiders. On the 17th April she joined fellow panelists Francis Leach and Josh Massoud to chat with Gerard Whateley. The latest show can be viewed here.
Alison was delighted to join Michael Slater and Ian Healy as part of the Channel Nine commentary team for the Southern Stars T20 series against India in Australia. The teams played three matches at the MCG, Adelaide Oval and SCG.
Alison is spending further time in Australia covering the inaugural Women’s Big Bash League and commentating on the live stream of the Australian Women, the Southern Stars, in their ODI series against India for www.cricket.com.au. India’s women are in Australia for 3 T20s and 3 ODIs.
Alison is part of the Test Match Special commentary team for England’s first two Tests on their tour of South Africa. The team comprises summarisers Geoffrey Boycott, Graeme Swann and Graeme Smith, along with commentators Jonathan Agnew, Simon Mann, Neil Manthorp and scorer Andrew Samson.
Alison was recently part of the ABC’s commentary team for the first ever Day Night Test match played between Australia and New Zealand in Adelaide. In joining the team she became the first woman to call a Test match ball by ball on the ABC. She also covered the historic match for BBC Test Match Special and BBC Radio Five Live.