Tag Archives: Alviro Petersen

Cosgrove wants Glamorgan overseas role again

Mark Cosgrove insists he wants to return to Glamorgan next year for the entire season as the county’s overseas player. In 2010 the big Australian opener enjoyed a productive summer scoring more than 2,000 runs in all competitions. But the … Continue reading

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Petersen delights the statisticians: Andrew Hignell

What a funny old week the last seven days of May proved to be from a statistical point of view. For a start, in the Parks in Oxford, two Sussex batsmen – Ben Brown and Joe Gatting – each scored … Continue reading

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Richard Gibson: Jimmy’s comic turn, Petersen’s tweets

James Anderson’s straight man role in Graeme Swann’s Ashes video diaries has led to him being invited to appear as a guest on BBC comedy game show Shooting Stars. The dry-witted Lancastrian features on the May 10 episode of the … Continue reading

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Petersen bemoans “worst cricket of my career”

A quarter of the County Championship season is over and yet Glamorgan’s batsmen are still looking for their first century of the campaign. And Glamorgan coach Matthew Mott has told his side to learn from the Essex batsmen after watching … Continue reading

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Croft central to plans of new Glam coach

New Glamorgan coach Matthew Mott has given hope to veteran Robert Croft that he has a significant role in his plans in all forms of cricket this summer. Over the last three seasons under Matthew Maynard, who resigned as director … Continue reading

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Petersen made aware of Glamorgan targets

New Glamorgan captain Alviro Petersen has arrived in Cardiff only too aware of what is expected of his this coming summer. The South Africa batsman, whose appointment caused so much discontent during the winter, has been handed a series of … Continue reading

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Russell confirms Glamorgan exit

Chairman Paul Russell has confirmed at Glamorgan’s annual meeting in Cardiff that he will hand over the reins to chairman-elect Nigel Roberts sometime over the next year. It will be the end of an era for Russell, who has been … Continue reading

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Maynard quits as Glam upheaval escalates

Glamorgan’s version of the ‘night of the long knives’ has continued unabated with Matthew Maynard resigning as director of cricket 24 hours after the county took the captaincy off Jamie Dalrymple and gave it to new overseas star Alviro Petersen. … Continue reading

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