Alison is delighted to have signed with BT Sport to be their reporter on the ground in Australia, as the UK television channel launches its international cricket coverage with Australia’s Test series against South Africa and Pakistan. She’ll be working alongside former England captain Kevin Pietersen, while former England captain Michael Vaughan, former Australia captain Ricky Ponting and former England spinner Graeme Swann will be alongside new host Greg James in the studio. Read a report from the Guardian here
Alison joins BT Sport
Alison will continue to present the cricket show ‘Stumped’ on the BBC World Service throughout the UK off-season. The show is also aired on ABC Australia and All India Radio as well as being available as an extended weekly podcast. Listen and download here
Alison will be part of the BBC Radio Five Live commentary team at the French Open tennis in May.
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 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.