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Jon Pierik

Jon Pierik is a sports writer with The Age, focusing primarily on AFL football, cricket and basketball. He has won awards for his cricket and basketball writing.

Cricketer turned football Alex Keath is fighting for his spot on Adelaide's list.

Former cricketer fights for AFL future

While one young multi-sport star will soon have a major call to make, another who had been in the same situation is hoping for a strong finish to his football season.

John Buchanan, right, with Steve Waugh in 2002.

Scrap Boxing Day and New Year's Tests: Buchanan

A radical plan by former Australian cricket coach John Buchanan to overhaul the sport, including scrapping the traditional Boxing Day Test in Melbourne and the New Year's Test in Sydney, has been met with resistance.