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Fred Titmus 1932-2011

Only he and Wilfred Rhodes have played for their county in five decades but of all the extraordinary numbers attached to the name of Fred Titmus none conveys the impression he made when he began his waddle in from the … Continue reading

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Andrew Hignell: The longest county career?

Fred Titmus, who died on March 23, was rightly acclaimed as one of the finest off-spinners in English cricket in the 20th century, and as the man who, in 1982, made a remarkable final appearance in first-class cricket. Even Roald … Continue reading

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