In a riveting read in today’s SMH, playwright Louis Nowra – one
Warne’s biographers – says the spin bowler’s troubled relationship
country that spawned him has finally collapsed:
“Emotionally Warne is still a teenager. He doesn’t believe
gratification, he is completely egocentric, blames others for
(even his mother) and adores mixing with sportsmen or
famous as he is.
“Because he has never had a real job and exists in a world of
paddock, five-star hotels and exclusive casino gaming rooms, he
of another world outside his orbit. When playing badly he
and seeks ego
massaging from reporters; when he is playing at his best he
ignores the press.”
Read the full story here.