7 04, 2020

What’s The Best Innings You’ve Seen?

April 7th, 2020|Nostalgia|61 Comments

Are you missing cricket? Me too. I love April but it's not the same without the start of the county championship to look forward to. The weather is improving, it's still light at 6pm, the magnolia trees (a personal favourite) are in bloom, the cherry blossom is gorgeous but .... there's no [...]

30 03, 2020

The Debutants

March 30th, 2020|Nostalgia|32 Comments

Today we welcome back James Wilson, author of Court and Bowled: Tales of Cricket and the Law. He recalls some of the more interesting Test debuts experienced by cricketers over the years. Enjoy ... The vast majority of cricketing followers, myself included, needless to say, will never come close to playing first [...]

26 03, 2020

The England Cult Heroes XI

March 26th, 2020|Nostalgia|37 Comments

So what are you up to at the moment? I bet you're bored silly (if you're not feeling absolutely rotten). We're just a couple of days into the UK lockdown and I'm already tired of watching TV, having all my upcoming copywriting projects 'postponed' (code for cancelled) and, perhaps worst of all, [...]

11 03, 2020

Andy Caddick – A Man Apart

March 11th, 2020|Nostalgia|7 Comments

Today we welcome back Billy Crawford who profiles one of England's best pace bowlers of recent times. Do you think that Andy Caddick was somewhat unappreciated?  There are many players from English cricket’s rich history who are still remembered with love and affection many years after their retirement. Men such as Phil [...]

6 03, 2020

“You Guys Are History”

March 6th, 2020|Nostalgia|9 Comments

Today Matthew Sheldon recalls Devon Malcolm's 9-57 at The Oval against South Africa. I was lucky enough to interview Devon a couple of years ago. You can listen to the interview here. But before you do that, here's Matthew with a fan's perspective on that brilliant day back in 1994 ... How [...]

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