Cricket

Clubs

Showing top 10. See all.

Cricket Clubs: Warwickshire (19 articles)

Inspecting Summer’s Crown – A look at Cricket’s County Championship through Stephen Chalke’s recent history

Posted: 28th September 2017

The County Championship has been around for a very long time. Indeed, the arrival of its 125th anniversary in 2015 has lead to an excellent history being written by a…

Read more...

Category: Cricket - Editorial

The freaks of nurture – A review of the 2017 Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack

Posted: 11th April 2017

‘Remember, offside only’, we’d all shout at each other. Back in the late 1960’s, out on a nice area of flat grass near our house, with a large tree on…

Read more...

Category: Cricket Annuals

Tag: Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Creative cricketing covers from a cigarette sports sponsor – A brief guide to the Benson and Hedges Cup Final programmes

Posted: 30th December 2016

In 1972, the Benson and Hedges Cup became the 3rd one-day competition to be launched in English domestic cricket. Whilst lasting 31 seasons, it became the first casualty of a…

Read more...

Category: Cricket Programmes

Supporting the nurseries of the sport – A brief guide to Cricket Spotlight

Posted: 20th August 2016

In 1957, a new cricket publication was launched. Cricket Spotlight would be produced each year for the next 2 decades just like many other annuals but in look and feel,…

Read more...

Category: Cricket Annuals

Tags: County Cricket, County Grounds, Cricket Spotlight

From Len to Ray – A brief guide to the Flagstaff Cricket Annual

Posted: 16th February 2016

From Len to Ray. Len Hutton and Ray Illingworth. The England captaincies of ┬áthese two Yorkshiremen, one from the 1950’s and one from the 1960’s topped and tailed the life…

Read more...

Category: Cricket Annuals

Tags: Cricket annuals, Flagstaff Cricket Annual

Page 1 of 41234

Tags

Showing top 10 tags. See all 224.

Archives