Author Archives: Richard Thomas

Mott calls player meeting to review Glamorgan defeats

Glamorgan elite performance director Matthew Mott admitted his side “could not be lower” after suffering two losses at the start of their County Championship campaign, including an embarrassing defeat to Derbyshire inside three days. The Welsh county were humbled by … Continue reading

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More Harris injury concerns a blow to Glamorgan

England Lions seamer James Harris could be missing for the first month of Glamorgan’s season while he attempts to shake off a niggling groin injury which has decimated his winter. The 21-year-old, who had a double hernia operation in February, … Continue reading

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Wallace promises Glamorgan improvement

New Glamorgan skipper Mark Wallace believes the county’s extra fitness and increased mental strength could deliver some long-awaited success this summer The last time Glamorgan lifted silverware was the one-day league back in 2004. But Wallace, who has taken over … Continue reading

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Hogan joins Glamorgan’s growing Aussie influence

Glamorgan coach Matthew Mott believes the club have pulled off something of a coup by signing Western Australia pace bowler and British passport holder Michael Hogan on a three-year contract. The 30-year-old Hogan will join the Welsh county in July … Continue reading

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Evergreen Croft aims for quarter-century of service

Robert Croft knows the sands of time are slipping away on his cricket career but not before he has achieved 25 seasons for Glamorgan. The veteran off spinner, who turns 42 this May, has lost none of the enthusiasm for … Continue reading

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Glamorgan yet to agree on Champions Trophy swap

Glamorgan have confirmed they are in talks with the England and Wales Cricket Board about swapping their England Test match against New Zealand in 2013 for five ICC Champions Trophy matches including a semi-final. The Champions Trophy is the ICC’s … Continue reading

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Harris hopeful of starting season with Glamorgan

Glamorgan seamer James Harris has set his sights on starting the new season despite still recovering from a recent hernia operation. Harris underwent surgery last month but has already returned to the nets and is aiming to make the opening … Continue reading

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Henriques recruited as North’s Glamorgan stand-in

Glamorgan have completed the signing of Australian all-rounder Moises Henriques as their overseas player for the first part of the season as cover for Marcus North, who is staying in Australia to attend the birth of his second child. Henriques, … Continue reading

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£3m retained loss for 2011 confirmed by Glamorgan

Glamorgan have announced an operating loss of £1.7 million for 2011, including £1.2m arising from staging the rain-affected England v Sri Lanka Test match. With additional charges being taken into account, including a stadium re-development project, the retained loss for … Continue reading

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North injury is a cruel blow for Glamorgan

Glamorgan look set to be without Australian overseas star Marcus North for the opening three months of the season because of injury. The Welsh county already knew he would be absent for for the opening month of the season as … Continue reading

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