Alison has been named the Sports Journalists’ Association Sports Broadcaster of the Year for 2013. The award was presented at the British Sport Journalism Awards at the Grand Connaught Rooms in London’s Covent Garden. Alison becomes only the second woman to win the award and she was nominated alongside Clare Balding, David Lloyd, Simon Brotherton, Mike Costello and Stan Collymore.
Sports Broadcaster of the Year
Alison will fly to Bangladesh in March to commentate on the ICC World Twenty20 for BBC Test Match Special. She will also commentate with Shane Warne on the televised women’s finals for host broadcaster Star Sports, which will be distributed globally.