The father and son combination will present the match for the first time on the UK radio. The commentary will be live on talkSPORT 2. Don Topley, the former Essex player and Reece Topley, the Hampshire bowler will make a great combination. Reece shifted from Essex to Hampshire and had played 10 ODIs and 6 T20 for England. He was at the World Twenty20 competition held in India. Speaking on Reece joining the commentary room, Don said that the Topley family is proud of his achievements as a popular white ball bowler and went to say that Reece can offer insights from the International scene. Reece will now be forced to comment on his colleagues Eoin Morgan and Sam Billings. Don also made it clear that he may not agree with everything that Reece says.
Speaking on talkSPORTS 2 coverage, Don said that it had been top class, and he would be glad to correct the mistakes. Welcoming his son to the radio world, Don said that they are two different personalities and have diverse opinions on the game and would be bold in sharing their views on air. The Managing Editor of talkSPORT 2 Mike Bovill said that it would be awesome to listen to the father and son combo as both are highly talented cricketers. Bovill was affirmative that the combination of a seasoned old player with the first-hand experience of the current player would be a treat for the listeners. The duo is sure to bring new life to the match feels the managing editor.
talkSPORT 2 is a popular sports broadcast coverage of live sports. The radio not only covers cricket but also rugby union, tennis, La Liga, rugby league and more. Apart from this, the radio station offers a host of exclusive magazine programming for the listeners that is not available with national commercial radio. This helps to connect with sports buffs and listeners offering a diverse range of sports news and other features.
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