Poetry by Jeff Green


The Seamer (Ron Wiseman)

by cricketjeff on December 15, 2010.  © Jeff Green, All rights reserved

Perhaps it’s now time for “The Seamer”
He’s spent enough years as a dreamer
Aus bowling ain’t steady
And he’s good and ready
Ron Wiseman must be a first teamer!!!

Author notes

Marie Marshall (Mairi bheag) always refers to Ron as “The Seamer”, a reference to his cricketing prowess, and with Australia in a parlous state …