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- Graeme Swann Retirement Marks Beginning of End for England's Golden Generation
Great teams are cyclical things. They grow, develop, peak, and inevitably die away. For every summer, there has to be a winter. The career of Graeme Swann , who announced his retirement on Saturday , neatly covers England's glorious rise from chaos and marks the beginning of the end for this particular version of the team. One of Swann's earliest England appearances was in the ill-fated ...
Dec. 22, 2013 - Bleacher Report