Name: Lindsey Rudd
Nicknames: Bhaljit, formerly ‘Ongus’, ‘Elma’ and the ‘Saviour of Grass Roots Cricket’
Willey Member since: 1976ish…1 year keeping wicket in Bag-dag, 9 months making teas during pregnancy and Life Member since Birth. 25 playing years with début in 1990
Preferred trait: All-Rounder
Bats: Right Handed
Favourite Shot: Straight Drive
Bowls: Right Arm Very Rapid… (although in current state, right arm medium)
Specialist Fielding Position: Anywhere I can comfortably stand and watch other people chase it!!
Best Batting Figures: 107 Vs Radio Shropshire
Best Bowling Figures: 7-27 Vs Bishops Castle
Previous Clubs: None
Club Awards: 1st team batting Averages x4, 1st team bowling averages x1, 1st team batting performance x4, 1st team bowling performance x2, Sunday batting performance x6, Sunday bowling performance x1, Young Player of the Year x3, Century tankard award x6
League Awards: Division 2 player of the year 2007
Describe Yourself In a Sentence: Scared of CRB checks… but team morale and opposition relationship officer!! Loyal, fun-loving and law abiding player… well occasionally law abiding!!
Favourite Opposition: Anyone Vaseline Viv’s playing for!!!… or anyone with more than 4 postmen in it!!
Favourite away ground: Montgomery or Frankton
Worst Cricketing moment: Getting a first baller against Claverley in the knock-out final which cost us the trophy… or being relegated by one point in 2007
Most memorable match: Too many to give just one… but fond of Pontesbury away a few years ago, a lot happened!!!
Song to be played when walking out to bat: Jim’ll Fix It theme tune!!