April16

The Palm Tree Hitter

by:
polly

In this feature Martin looks at the career of Polly Umrigar, a fine batsman but with a reputation, perhaps undeserved, as a poor player of fast bowling

April07

Cricketing Myths

by:
CB Fry - was he really offered the Kingdom of Albania?

Following on from Martin’s piece on Big Hitting,, guest writer Patrick Ferriday provides some insight to other cricketing myths.

April03

The Biggest Hitter?

by:
buns

Big hitting is the great thrill of cricket’s shorter formats, so who is the longest striker of a cricket ball of them all? In this feature Martin looks at the life and times of Charles Thornton a man who, on the face of matters at least, still has a claim to that title