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Shane Warne could teach our politicians a lot from how he plied his trade

John Warhurst
By John Warhurst
March 9 2022 - 6:30pm
Shane Warne. Picture: Getty Images

If any issue has overshadowed both the Russian invasion of Ukraine and the Australian floods in the past week it has been the death of champion Australian cricketer Shane Warne. There is much that political candidates can learn from Warne's approach to his profession, though to my knowledge he never offered such advice.

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John Warhurst

John Warhurst

Canberra Times columnist

John Warhurst is an emeritus professor of political science at the Australian National University and a regular columnist for The Canberra Times.

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