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Tuesday, September 07, 2010


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Ian Ashworth

Brian Close was as hard as nails - no helmet and minimal protection. Great fast bowling, the likes of which you don't see today.

Much as I admire some of today's batsmen, try averaging 50+ against that bowling.

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