Originally Posted by BANFAN
Every board has their stepsons...
as i said in my other post, he's been known to have issues with other players so that would have impacted on his selection i'm sure. also he's part of the hayden, langer, martyn, ponting, katich, gilchrist etc era where the batsman were just always scoring runs. the only way of getting into the team was due to someones injury and then when they became fully fit again they got dropped regardless of whether they performed. hussey was lucky to get in when he did, he replaced an injured langer then he performed and took a spot down the order due to the selectors wanting clarke to work on some things.