Tag Archives: graeme hick

Graeme Hick remembered: Jason Mennell

Perched precariously atop a high wooden-slated bench in the baking February sunshine as a raucous crowd milled below, I remained absolutely rooted, completely and utterly transfixed by the scenario unfolding just yards away. At 18 years of age and at … Continue reading

Posted in Featured Articles, Jason Mennell, OpinionAlerts, Talking cricket | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Andrew Hignell: Chopra’s mission to join exclusive club

It’s been something of a Holy Grail for county batsmen, and an achievement that only eight batsmen in cricket history have ever achieved. I’m referring to the feat in English domestic cricket of scoring 1,000 first-class runs before the end … Continue reading

Posted in Andrew Hignell, Featured Articles, OpinionAlerts, Statsman, Talking cricket | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off

Martin Johnson: the charm of the County Championship

I hadn’t been to Worcester for ages, and I was reminded that there is no more quintessentially English cricket ground than New Road when I drove through the gates and past four prime parking spaces reserved for the tea ladies. … Continue reading

Posted in Featured Articles, Martin Johnson, Opinion, OpinionAlerts | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

Worcs mourn death of Martin Horton

Worcestershire are mourning former England all-rounder Martin Horton, who has died after a long illness aged 76. Horton was involved with Worcestershire in two of the most successful periods of their history, first as an integral part of the squad … Continue reading

Posted in County cricket, Paul Bolton, Worcestershire | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off