Imagine being chosen to play in the annual Cup Match classic by all five of the selectors during their deliberations, but in the final analysis being omitted from the team. Such was the fate of this year’s Cup Match legend, Allen Richardson, in the mid-1980s. During that era, the St George’s selectors had a practice of selecting club players, who were ...
"I made up my mind that if I didn’t excel at bowling,
then I would do so with my fielding,
and if I did not excel there, then I would excel with my batting."
Name: Leroy Ernest Richardson | Date of Birth: June 30, 1921 | Nickname: Tubby
Start in cricket: I played one game at school versus Elliot Primary and got a duck. I played in the ...
The following players have been selected for the first Cup Match trial game against St David’s, which will be for the Turkey Barnes Trophy. Players are asked to be at Lord’s for 8.45am, with the game to start at 10am prompt. St George’s Select: M Simmons (capt), D Smith, A Cannonier, Onias Bascome, Okera Bascome, N Paynter, T Wilson, Jordan Smith, Z ...