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The Sound of Summer with Jim Maxwell
Fri. 26 May 2017, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm AEST
Join Jim Maxwell for a warm, nostalgic and uniquely informed view of Australian cricket, including key moments in the sport that he's witnessed, and the many and varied characters he's met along the way.
For more than four decades, Jim Maxwell has called the cricket for the ABC. Since 1973 he has covered 285 Test matches, including over 50 Ashes Tests, six tours to the West Indies, seven to the subcontinent, and five World Cups. His distinctive voice, dryly understated humour and immense knowledge of the game have been part of the fabric of Australian cricket for generations of listeners. It's not too much to say that Jim has been the sound of our summer.