Very well known Exeweb poster
- May 5, 2009
- Hunkered down
His large picture portrait adorns the walkway with other past stalwarts. Wouldn't put it past Closey to put in an appearance !At least you can be reasonably confident that the cidermen won't be digging up Brian Close and wheeling him out to bat !
Henry Blofeld tells a lovey tale about Brian Close.
Yaaarkshire fan to BC just after he has been hit very hard on the body fielding at forward short leg: Mr Close you really should be more careful. What if that ball had hit you on the forehead ?
BC: It would have deflected to cover and the batsman would have been out caught.