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Guess the Cricketer, Part 2

Can you guess who these five English test cricketers are by the clues given. The answers are at the bottom of the page.

Can you guess who these five English test cricketers are by the clues given. The answers are at the bottom of the page.

  1. -I am the third most capped England player in ODI’s.

– I was the highest test run scorer in the 90s.

– My ODI shirt number is a reference to my favourite Chelsea player whilst growing up John Hollins.

2. -I became the fourth batsmen to score a century at Lord’s on my debut.

– I first captained England in test cricket in 2006.

– I have been given a knighthood.

3. – I made my debut for England at the age of 34 in 1976

– I was once famously described as having a “degree in people”.

– I captained England to the final of the 1979 World Cup.

4. -I achieved my test career best bowling figures on my home county ground.

– In test matches I hold the second best score made by a number nine.

– I have Nottingham tram named after me.

5. – I won three test caps for England.

– I was involved in the “greatest sporting commentary moment ever” according to a BBC poll.

– One of my four test wicket victims is the great Viv Richards.

Answers below

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  1. Alec Stewart
  2. Andrew Strauss
  3. Mike Brearley
  4. Stuart Broad
  5. Jonathan Agnew

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