DOB : 18 June 1966.
Player type: Seam bowler.
Playing role: Opening bowler. Hard-hitting tailender.
Teams: Peterborough Town CC 1st, 2nd & Nomads. Swardeston 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4ths
Career best batting: 94 not out v Grimston CC.
Career best bowling: 10-17 v Barnack CC 1985.
- What is your proudest cricket achievement?
Coaching a Norfolk County Age Group to Under 14 and Under 15 National Finals in 2011 and 2012. Squad included Callum Taylor, Matthew Taylor, Lewis Gooderham, Freddie Ruffell and Tom Oxley.
- Who is the best cricketer you have played with?
My ex-opening bowling partner, Ajaz Akhtar (500 Minor Counties wickets).
- What is your favourite ground other than The Common?
- What one tip (advice) would you pass on to our juniors?
- How did your love of cricket blossom and develop, do your family or relatives play?
Watching my dad play for the British Legion 2nd XI in Nottingham aged six years.
- Do you have a nickname, and if so please explain its significance?
The Galley Oarsman. David Horrex (The Goon) said my bowling action reminded him of a galley oarsman.
- Which team-mate has the best taste in clothes?
- Which team-mate is the tidiest in the changing room?
Peter Thomas and Kevin Cooper.
- Which team-mate has the best taste in music?
- In your opinion who is the funniest player at the club?
Not Miffy! Probably me – he’s a chip off the old block…
- What other sports do you enjoy playing and would recommend to youngster to play and which may complement their cricket?
Anything that’s aerobic as cricket makes you unfit – too much standing around, followed by a big tea.