Friday, 2 May 2014
TERRY LORDS IT.
28-4-14. After Good Train Journey Down to London. Catch Tube to St Johns Wood. Enter the Home Of Cricket. Lords. Second Day of the County Championship game. Between Middlesex v Yorkshire. First thing I have to Say. What Charming & Friendly . All Lords Staff are. From the Gate People to The Bar Staff. Plus the MCC & Museum People. First Day Yorkshire Bowled Out for 178. Middlesex Ended the Day Minus Three Wickets. Watching Cricket Here is Fantastic. Makes Good Theatre. Yorkshire Bowled Middlesex Out for 123. Before Lunch. Sidebottom in Full Flow !. Lunch. Nice Cheddar & Chutney Sandwich. Washed Down with Good Oyster Stout. Second Part of Day Opens with Traditional Bell Ring. Go to the Cricket Museum. Exhibits on Cricket in the War Era. Collection of Cricket Ties. Gillette Cup Winners Bat Signed by the Famous Players. Sunil Gavasker,s Custom Made Helmet. Made 188 with it !. Great Blown Up of Wisden 2013 Photo Winner. Sums Up Well the Indian Passion for Cricket. Stature of William Grace on MCC Lawn. Chat to Nice MCC Steward. Yorkshire Boss Afternoon. C Lyth 54, A Z Lees 33. When I Left Sheffield,s Own Joe Root 17 & K S Williamson 16 Not Out. Lovely Day. Enriching.