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Michael Ponter -Ponts, Oz, Billy Ponts has been a big part of the club since his arrival in 2000 and has broken both batting and wicket keeping records along the way. He's a very classy, technically astute batsman, rapid bowler (in his younger days) and top...

Nathan Roberts - Dusty, Robbo Nathan is a recent edition to Downend. He is classy batsman with the ability to play all around the ground, a handy off spinner and possibly the best fielder we've ever seen drop multiple catches. Dusty has been a very popular addition...

Dan Semple - Semps, Sleepy Dan is a gifted, technical batsman with a very relaxed persona at the crease. Downend is in his blood, as his Grandad is a former 1st team captain, so if he continues to score runs, maybe one day we'll also see...

Craig Miles - Milo, Crouchy, Lurch Craig is one of Gloucestershire's brightest young prospects and a regular in their 1st team. Milo is a fast bowler, with pace, who will cause trouble for any opponent. At 6 feet 4 inches he stands tall at the crease...

Born: 25.05.1987 Nicknames: Towel, Wing, Baldy Batting style: Right-hand Bat Bowling style: Right-arm Off Spin Joe is an experienced off spin bowler and attacking batsman. He has the ability to be very economical and really put the squeeze onto the opposition with the occasional ball actually spinning. With the...

Born: 08.07.1981 Nicknames: Crawfs, Red Batting style: Right-hand Bat Bowling style: Right-arm Anything Matt is our former 2nd team captain and is a strong middle order batsman with the safest pair of hands in the club. Matt is so dedicated to Downend that he even ensured that he would not...

Born: 11.14.1996 Nicknames: Gilly, Happy, Waterboy Batting style: Left-hand Bat Bowling style: Right arm medium Brandon is an attacking opening batsman and occasional bowler. Born in Zimbabwe he moved to England and represented Berkshire at youth levels. As well as Downend he also represents Gloucestershire County Cricket Club. He...

Born: 22.04.1988 Nicknames: Pearcey, Sheeran, Weasley Batting style: Right-hand Bat Ben is our new 2nd team captain and is relishing the challenges ahead this season. He is a very classy looking batsman. When in form he looks like he would fit in at the highest standard of cricket....