Tag Archives: Richard Latham

Snell wins Champions League call-up for Somerset

Steve Snell has been named in Somerset’s 15-man squad for the Champions League tournament in India, starting next week. The former Gloucestershire wicketkeeper has again been asked to stand in for Craig Kieswetter and Jos Buttler, who will both miss … Continue reading

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Boost for Dibble after he signs new Somerset contract

Young seamer Adam Dibble had double cause for celebration when named in Somerset’s team for the penultimate LV=County Championship game of the season against Yorkshire at Headingley. The 20-year-old, from Sidmouth, who recently took nine wickets in an innings against … Continue reading

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Gloucestershire want both Taylor and Marshall to stay

Gloucestershire have offered new contracts to Chris Taylor and Hamish Marshall in an effort to keep them at the County Ground next season. In both cases the offers are conditional upon the club being granted planning permission to develop their … Continue reading

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Gidman junior on course for a notable double

Will Gidman is on course to mark his first season with Gloucestershire by completing a notable LV=County Championship double. With three games to go, two of them at Bristol, the 26-year-old all-rounder needs 11 more wickets to reach 50 for … Continue reading

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Oxygen chamber aids Kartik’s bid to make t20 Finals Day

Murali Kartik has been visiting an oxygen tank in a bid to be fit to play for Somerset in Friends Life t20 Finals Day at Edgbaston on Saturday August 27. The Indian left-arm spinner, who is such a key figure … Continue reading

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Twenty20 semi-final not about revenge: Trescothick

Marcus Trescothick insists that revenge will be the last thing on his mind when Somerset face Hampshire in the second semi-final of Friends Life t20 Finals Day at Edgbaston on Saturday August 27. The game is a repeat of last … Continue reading

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Saxelby says Ramprakash dismissal was ‘right call’

Ian Saxelby has no doubts that umpires Nigel Llong and George Sharp made the correct call in deciding Mark Ramprakash was out in extraordinary fashion during in an exciting climax to Gloucestershire’s LV=County Championship match with Surrey at Cheltenham. The … Continue reading

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Cheltenham becomes a festival for the Taylors

The 2011 Cheltenham Festival is set to be remembered as the year of the Taylors, with no fewer than three players of that name making a mark for Gloucestershire. Experienced batsman Chris Taylor set the tone by equalling his career-best … Continue reading

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Tendulkar scalp a prized maiden wicket for Meschede

Somerset’s teenaged all-rounder Craig Meschede will remember his maiden first class wicket for the rest of his life. It happened to be that of Sachin Tendulkar, who edged a catch to wicketkeeper Jos Buttler in the first innings of India’s … Continue reading

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Suppiah in a whirl but Rose questions Cardiff pitch

Arul Suppiah woke up today as the proud possessor of the best bowling figures in the history of Twenty20 cricket. The Somerset all-rounder claimed 6 for 5 from 3.4 overs of left-arm spin against Glamorgan at Cardiff’s Swalec Stadium and … Continue reading

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