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1983 Season - Sound Familiar?
Discussion started by teignmouthjohn , 14 April, 2019 16:55
1983 Season - Sound Familiar?
teignmouthjohn 14 April, 2019 16:55
I have found an interview with Brian Rose and Hugh Wilson before the start of the 1983 season; copy attached.

There is a strong similarity to the current season as the first question posed to Brian Rose is "Can this be the year you win the County Championship?"

We had a new bowler in Hugh Wilson (Jack Brooks 2019) and England was still looking for quick bowlers.

As Paul Simon once sang "After changes upon changes we are more or less the same".


Re: 1983 Season - Sound Familiar?
mikeindex 14 April, 2019 17:47
Well, even if we don't win the Championship this year, our current committee simply do not have the option of making as big a post-season howler as they did in 1983 when they gave Botham the captaincy.

Re: 1983 Season - Sound Familiar?
Grockle 14 April, 2019 18:07


Re: 1983 Season - Sound Familiar?
Somerset LaLaLa 14 April, 2019 22:27

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