Jason Hiscox

Jason Hiscox
Jason Hiscox grew up on low slow Devon pitches dreaming of Bothamesque exploits, but had to settle instead for occasional long journeys to Taunton. Transplanted to the big smoke after university his defensive tail end batting and slow bowling, pithily but accurately described as "non-spinning pies" (by a friend?) found its natural home in lower XIs of the club of which he is now Secretary.  A long time watcher of county cricket, he discovered alternative
commentary in 2010-11 and has been listening ever since, wibbling since the 2015 World Cup.

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Recent articles by Jason Hiscox

Hidden agenda: cricket's Paradise Papers reveal Aussie plans to bring down Poms

In the modern era, backroom staff spend an age analysing their opponents' strengths and weaknesses using everything from video footage to algorithms. But all this hi-tech subterfuge is of no use if your computer encryption is weak. Guerilla activist and IT specialist Jason Hiscox drove through Cricket Australia's gatekeepers in minutes to access their Ashes file on England – and it turned out to be disappointingly basic.

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