Third XI: Run out derails victory charge

The Thirds wasted a glorious opportunity to pull off an unlikely win over table-topping Old Haberdashers on Saturday. They were cruising to victory with their opponents looking short of ideas and inspiration when Ben Orchard was needlessly run out just after bashing a brilliant half-century. Suddenly, the visitors’ innocuous bowlers, who had been serving up…

Who will captain your team next year?

All-rounder Charlie Randall has been handed a second year in charge of the Park’s first team. He has been asked to rebuild the side, which was relegated from the championship in disappointing fashion on the last day of the season and has lost several key players. His reappointment was confirmed at the club’s annual meeting…