Jack Russell

Jack Russell - famouslefties.com

Russell gained the support he needed to become a first class cricketer from his father John at Stroud Cricket Club, and at Archway School. Two days before his fourteenth birthday, he saw a catch on television: McCosker caught Knott bowled Greig, Headingley¬† 1977. Russell himself has commented: “Low down, one handed, across first slip. Brilliant. I thought then that I would like to be able to do that. That’s where it started, that was the inspiration [for becoming a wicket keeper].”…more

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