Big hits and dry wit: Why Symonds was so loved

A cricketer caught between two generations, the lasting impression Andrew Symonds left on his teammates has led to an outpouring of grief following his premature passing

Andrew Ramsey

16 May 2022, 05:58 PM AEST

Andrew Ramsey is the senior writer for He previously wrote for the Guardian, The Australian, The Times, The Telegraph, The Hindu and Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack and is the author of The Wrong Line.