David Taylor - ARTICLES

December12

Why Simmo Answered The Call

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Stand in captains are generally on a hiding to nothing, and ultimately Bobby Simpson was no exception, but the story of his return after a decade’s retirement is an enduring one

October04

Field of Shadows

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Field Of Shadows

A book about a tour by a club side that took place more than 75 years ago doesn’t sound too inspiring, but it seems from David’s review that first impression is very wrong

September09

Five and Out

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In this feature David marks the passing of Norman Gordon with a look at a small band of men whose careers all share one particular characteristic

June22

197 or 199?

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JB Hobbs

Want to know how many first class centuries Jack Hobbs scored? In this feature David explains why you won’t be able to find a definitive answer