A Bowlers’ Day – T20 Finals Day 2022 – Edgbaston

After travelling back to Somerset from Southport on Friday afternoon, a six-hour journey, I was on the supporters’ coach to Edgbaston at 7.00 a.m. on Saturday morning. It was a wonderful day at the cricket. Could have done with some shade. The Somerset seats, at least the tranche I was with, were in the R.E.S. Wyatt Stand, full in the face of the sun all day until the sun finally set behind the stand half an hour into the final which made it a very pleasant evening. I watched most of the second innings of the first match on a screen in an open fronted bar to ration my exposure to the heat and the sun. It really was quite fierce in the morning, less so in the afternoon.

Read More »