COMMENT

I've really enjoyed getting to know Kodi Nikorima over the past few weeks.

It's one of the keys to a successful partnership. In my position I need to know him as well as I can, both on and off the field.

It's helped rooming together on our last two away trips; there's nothing like living with someone to see their character.

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We get on well, which is great, and he came to my place for dinner on Wednesday night, so we are not yet sick of each other!

I cooked, and Kodi was getting into me a bit, saying