GREAME SWANN, the former England cricketer turned Test commentator, is swapping the microphone for the Argentine tango.
For the former Northamptonshire and Nottinghamshire spinner, a familiar voice on BBC’S Test Match Special, has signed up for BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing.
Getty Images – Getty Graeme Swann has signed up for Strictly Come Dancing
He can currently be heard as a summariser England’s Test series with India.
Swann took 739 first-class wickets and a further 305 in List A games on the county circuit.
Now he’ll be looking to spin a little magic with his waltz and foxtrot when he hits the highly-popular televised ballroom dancing stage.
Strictly Come Dancing is set to return to BBC One in autumn 2018.
AFP – Getty Swann kisses the Ashes trophy as captain Andrew Strauss, Jonathan Trott and Andrew Flintoff enjoy England’s series win in 2009
Handout Mark Ramprakash won the Strictly series with Karen Hardy in 2006