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Steve Griffiths - Taff, Stevo Steve is a very handy seam bowler. He is what you could describe as a 'wobbler'. He has the ability to run up and put the ball in the same spot almost every ball. Steve can hold a bat, but that...

Jay Notton - Dave, Off, Goat the second Jay was once a promising bowler who could bat a bit. He has since forgotten how to bowl and is now a bullying middle order batsman. He likes to hit the ball hard and when he gets his...

Joe Dryell - Dry Wall, JD Joe is a promising young cricketer who currently plays representative cricket for Gloucestershire County Cricket Club. He is a right handed top order batsman who is technically beyond his age. He's not a big hitter of the cricket ball but...

Richard Pandya - Mendez, Prince, Rico, Monty Burns Rich is a classy, left handed, top order batsman and occasional slow bowler. He's not the type of batsman to bludgeon it to all parts with a career total of three sixes. He has two favourite scoring areas...

Mark Litson - Litto, The Metronome, Chef Mark is another Australian playing for Downend. He is an economical bowler and can literally put the ball on a 'sixpence' five times in an over. With the bat in hand he is very competitive and can be handy...

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...

Callum Gregory - Greggs, Ginge, Chesney Callum is a promising young cricketer who currently plays representative cricket for Gloucestershire County Cricket Club. Callum is a tall, fast bowler who tends to get the most out of the wicket. With his pace he gets good bounce and...