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 Cup and the Natwest T20 Blast. It also says, “we expect the ECB to continue … Read more

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 truck” on city-based franchise Cricket. What has changed the Board’s mind? We still have no … Read more

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 Broome Suite in the Somerset Stand to discuss the proposals and Somerset’s standing, particularly on … Read more

Alex Simpson meets Chris Rogers

Sat alongside the pitch at the picturesque ground of Wellington Cricket Club, with its ground surrounded by fields containing sheep and horses, one strikingly white, Somerset captain Chris Rogers looks completely at ease. After all, he is a legend at this club, having been a key part in their successful campaign in 2003. His welcome … Read more