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Stories

The 'Scandal' That Started Youth Cricket

The 'Scandal' That Started Youth Cricket

As a young boy, fearing he would be unable to play cricket at his new school, Andrew Redfern wrote a letter about his plight to the Minister of Sport. The letter caused quite a scandal! But it did also begin his long and happy relationship with Wirksworth and Middleton Cricket Club.

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An Extended Family

An Extended Family

David Howarth, Rodley's treasurer and 2nd team umpire,  has been a member of Rodley Cricket Club for nearly 30 years. In this story he tells us how he joined and how over the years the club has become like family.

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It's important to know the game

It's important to know the game

Ovington 2nd team captain Sam Prangnell believes it's important for younger players to really get to know the game of cricket - beyond batting, bowling and fielding skills.

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A Traditional Club

A Traditional Club

Prakash Schaffter talks about the values of the Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club and how they try to maintain the traditional feel of the club.

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"Cricket's just been part of the deal"

"Cricket's just been part of the deal"

Nick Evans talks about the part played by cricket in his childhood.

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