Gallery: Royal London One-Day Cup – Essex v Lancashire, Chelmsford

I finally made it to Chelmsford, after several years of being told I need to come over for a game and a failed attempt earlier in the year through being poorly. Another first class ground to tick off the list. Today, Essex v Lancashire in the 50 over contest. Thoroughly enjoyable day. Continue reading

Gallery: Royal London One-Day Cup – Middlesex v Warwickshire, Lord’s

Back to Lord's for the first home match of the new 50 over domestic game. The sun was shining and the cricket was tense, thrilling and ultimately disappointing for the home fans. However the highlight of this match, for me, was seeing Jonathan Trott return to Lord's and return to form after a difficult winter. I for one have missed the scratching of the crease and weird and wonderful facial expressions he pulls while out in the field. It's good to see him back again. Continue reading