Chappell: Others should follow Marsh’s exit

Former Australian Test captain Ian Chappell has defended his friend Rod Marsh and says he shouldn’t be alone in leaving the national team set up. 

Marsh announced his immediate resignation from his post as Chairman of the National Selection Panel on Tuesday. 

Cricket Australia holding an extraordinary meeting on Tuesday night to decide who should be the interim replacement for Marsh. 

Chappell made a number of strong comments surrounding the big issues in Australian cricket currently as he: 

  • Said he felt sympathy for his friend Rod Marsh 
  • Lambasted the Argus review 
  • Questioned why Australia had an ODI tour of South Africa before the Test series 
  • Suggested Trevor Hohns fills the role in the interim