County Championship 2016 ~ Championship Dream

This is the first of the series of posts about Somerset’s 2017 season which will be published at approximately weekly intervals during the winter of 2019/20. To set the scene for 2017 the first set of reports and articles is about the experience of being a Somerset supporter during and just after the dramatic and controversial final two days of the 2016 season. The actual reports and articles posted at the time appear in a darker font and each begins and ends with quotation marks to differentiate them from the explanatory material added subsequently.


~   2016   ~

“In that same flash the dream that had sustained us through the last four days was no more. The Championship was gone.”      Read More »