Yorkshire Cricket Club was in a conundrum. The club no longer hosted the Ashes Series. The English test selectors were in a quandary. The Australians had put together a cracking team. They had a fighting chance to rob the Old Enemy of the Ashes. What could the selectors do? Enter Slogger. A creaky elderly chap in a flat cap asked to see the chairman." I’ve come to play for Yorkshire and England."