Place of Birth
Demand Manager, Tremor Video
Nickname and why?
Nickos, pretty self explanatory!
Years at Waratahs?
This will be season number 10!
Our club tag line is “Bleed Blue”. What does Bleed Blue mean to you?
Being passionate about the club & community around it that gives so much back.
Who is the current Manly Cricketer that you enjoy playing cricket with the most and why?
Tough split between watching Adam Gummer get through the first hour & bowling in tandem with Mickey Edwards.
Favourite band or musician?
LCD Soundsystem or Foals are both epic
If you could invite any 3 people to dinner, dead or alive, who would it be?
Elon Musk, Sam Harris & Carl Sagan
What is your earliest memory?
I’m just going to assume this is cricket haha, getting a bat & ball for my 4th birthday in New Zealand & bowling slow left arm meds to Dad in the backyard
Which Waratah team mate is the classiest dresser?
Matt Alexander, pretty sure I saw him bowling in a pair of RM Williams once.
If the Manly Cricket playing group was Big Brother, who would you vote off first?
Brad Wilson, the guy doesn’t shower.
Who do you think is in-line for a huge season this year?
Josh Wigney, he’s had a good last few years & has been smashing pre-season
What are your team goals for 2017/18?
Tougher, more consistent cricket.
What puts a big smile on your face?
Early morning surfs.
If James Sutherland gave you the top for 1 day, what would you change about cricket in Australia?
Ensuring that players, fans, communities & grassroots are put first before profits
If you had an all expenses paid trip anywhere in the world for a week, where would you go?
If you could go back in time and give anyone a piece of advice, who would it be and why?
Buy bitcoin a few years ago
If you could walk out to bat to any song blaring in the background, what would it be and why?
Pizza Guy – Touch Sensitive. What a tune.
What are you currently saving up to buy?
Life, I’m old now
What is your place of solace?
Shelley Beach, Manly
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