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  • Tykes beaten as Craig issues the perfect response

    Tykes beaten as Craig issues the perfect response

    We all love a trip to the seaside, don’t we? This past week Somerset’s players took a little jaunt up north to delightful Scarborough by the sea and had a wonderful time. But this was no holiday – far from …Read More »
  • Time for Maynard’s men to deliver T20 promise

    Time for Maynard’s men to deliver T20 promise

    Honesty doesn’t come with frills. You can wrap it in bows and shower it with sweet smelling perfume but it can still look and smell bad. And the truth is that Somerset has failed to deliver in the past two …Read More »
  • Lee Cooper the right fit as the next CEO

    Lee Cooper the right fit as the next CEO

    Somerset has announced Guy Lavender’s replacement as the next Chief Executive of the club to be Lee Cooper, who is 37 years old and the founder of Cooper Associates, a local and highly successful business that has close links to …Read More »
  • He Wore The Wyvern: Carl Gazzard

    He Wore The Wyvern: Carl Gazzard

    Carl Matthew Gazzard was born on 15th April 1982 in Penzance, Cornwall. He was a right-handed batsman and wicket-keeper who made his debut for his native Cornwall in 1998 and established himself as the Duchy’s regular gloveman in 1998 and …Read More »
  • Bess Foot Forward: Meeting Dom Bess

    Bess Foot Forward: Meeting Dom Bess

    On Monday 8th May I had the privilege of sitting down with Dom Bess at the CACG for an interview to be published in Sidmouth Magazine, a publication created for Sidmouth where Dom is from and whose cricket club gave the young …Read More »
  • Support Somerset fan ‘The Crippled Cricketer!’

    Support Somerset fan ‘The Crippled Cricketer!’

    Patrick Medhurst-Feeney is a Cricket fan and Somerset supporter. In May he and Laura Ellis, a fellow veteran that served in the British Army, will embark on a mammoth challenge they call The Trike Tour 2017. This involves travelling 518 …Read More »
  • The Andy Nash interview (3/3)

    The Andy Nash interview (3/3)

    • Platinum Member Paul Baker asks: “The Club Statement on the proposed changes in the ECB Articles of Association to enable the new T20 competition says the ECB “have made clear assurances” with regard to protecting the CC, Royal London …Read More »
  • The Andy Nash interview (2/3)

    The Andy Nash interview (2/3)

    Part 2: City-based T20 Cricket • Let’s discuss the ECB proposals for city-based franchise and Somerset supporting these proposals. The statement is a dramatic U-turn on two years ago when you said at Media Day that “Somerset will carry no …Read More »
  • The Andy Nash interview (1/3)

    The Andy Nash interview (1/3)

    On Monday 10th April Somerset County Cricket Club issued a statement on the ECB’s proposals for the future of the game with the Club highlighting their support for these proposals. A few days later I met Andy Nash in the …Read More »
  • The match: Kent (H) in the Royal London

    The match: Kent (H) in the Royal London

    It had been a good holiday weekend for Somerset with two wins against Surrey and Sussex taking the team to the top of the table so far. But the visit of Kent should offer Somerset their sternest challenge to date …Read More »