Sydney Thunder players Chris Green and Alex Hales switch the cricket bat for a racquet to pay homage to Wimbledon ties

Isobel Cootes
By Isobel Cootes
Updated December 27 2021 - 4:05am, first published 3:30am
Sydney Thunder batsman Alex Hales (pictured) and all-rounder Chris Green switched bats for racquets to pay homage to their tennis roots recently.

Wimbledon is not a word you hear thrown around the cricketing world but two Sydney Thunder players share a unique connection to the iconic tournament.

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Isobel Cootes

Isobel Cootes

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Sports reporter at The Canberra Times. A Novocastrian with a passion for football (or soccer as they call it in the capital) via The Examiner and The Port Lincoln Times.

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