Good Friday and 8 games were played around the country, the match I was at – Essex v Middlesex had a really good crowd. We have member parking and it was full by 9:30 for an 11am start, then we had queues to get into the ground. Isn’t it funny what can happen when you put a match on a […]
Work has returned to my life which means I haven’t seen a ball bowled in this first round of the CC, but, for my own records as much as anything here’s a round up of the first set of matches, to add to my round up of Day 1. Adding photos from previous games where I can. There were 3 […]
Having worked out that the match I’d planned to watch with my friend Alun was actually in Mansfield rather than Trent Bridge, we booked to go to Radlett to watch Kent (a team I have a soft spot for) against Middlesex (a team Alun has a soft spot for): my second visit in 4 days. It was a perfect venue […]
After a day of drizzle and clouds followed by a day of torrential rain I returned to Canterbury with the promise of some play. Amazingly the Kent Ground Staff managed together the Spitfire Ground into shape and play started after an early lunch. Kent started the day on 39 for 1 with Joe Denly on 12 and Sean Dickson 24, […]
Pakistan are back in town! They’re back in England to play England in a 2 test match ‘series’, with the first being played at Lords and the second Headingley. A lot has happened since they were here in 2016 when they won themselves a 2 all draw, winning both matches in London. Their iconic captain Misbah ul-Haq and legendary batsman […]
My favourite cricket photos of 2016
Looking back at a wonderful summer of cricket
And so a wonderful cricket season comes to a close – roll on 2017!
Northants travel to Kent for the penultimate game of the season.
Kent v Yorkshire in their Royal London Cup Qtr Final – more Phlog than Blog
A mighty innings by the Kent captain Sam Northeast in the most beautiful setting
Could Kent prevent an innings defeat to Essex at the County Ground?
Day 2 of the Essex v Kent County Championship match
Essex and Kent play at The County Ground
Essex Eagles face the Kent Spitfires at The County Ground
Essex 2nd XI v Kent 2nd XI