Richmondshire Cricket Club and Cricket Society North East proudly present an evening with Richard Blakey, Yorkshire and England wicket keeper.
Richard Blakey debuted for his county at the age of 18 and had a distinguished career playing over 750 matches for Yorkshire, making him Yorkshire's fifth most capped player of all time.
He scored over 22,000 runs and took over a 1000 victims behind the stumps. Richard was part of Yorkshire's most recent County Championship winning team in 2001 and captained them to victory at the C&G final in 2002. He also played in five matches for England, making his international debut against Pakistan at Lords in 1992.
Non-members welcome, for whom a nominal £2 fee will be payable on the door.