Warner’s Corner

Doing a Fisher

I’m sure we all felt a little sympathy for Ben Stokes at the Climax of the T20 World Cup final. Conceding 4 sixes in an over off your bowling in any game is traumatic for a bowler but did you know there is a technical term for this in the world of the Bedouin? Originally … [Read more…]

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This is what you do….

Okay boys, I know we all struggle to catch the ball at times (well, most of the time actually), so here’s how you do it…

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A Brief Bedouins History

It is a great pleasure to write the first item under the title Warner’s Corner. There are probably only a few of you who know where that name came from. I had a penchant for fielding in the same position every week, one that allowed me to perhaps only touch the ball twice in 20 … [Read more…]

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Recollections from afar

Memories from one Bedouin now exiled in Edinburgh: I was a very occasional player for the Bedouins having served my apprenticeship through the Suspects in the early 90s . I was recruited in a very nepotistic way through “de management”, the heir to the throne (now crowned) got me in the starting line up Having … [Read more…]

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Duck Supper 2004

A re-visit of the days when Bedouins legend, John Warner, was in charge of giving a re-cap of the seasons happenings at the annual Duck Supper. No holds barred…   For some reason, I was asked to resurrect the ritual humiliation of all attending this evening’s event. Having played only a handful of games this … [Read more…]

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Duck Supper 2002

A re-visit of the days when Bedouins legend, John Warner, was in charge of giving a re-cap of the seasons happenings at the annual Duck Supper. No holds barred…   It is that time of year again, when assuming I have brought the correct notes, I get to have my say on the personal performances … [Read more…]

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Duck Supper 2000

A re-visit of the days when Bedouins legend, John Warner, was in charge of giving a re-cap of the seasons happenings at the annual Duck Supper. No holds barred…   Welcome to you all at this first Duck Supper in the 21st Century. For those of you who cannot count there are 18 brave souls … [Read more…]

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Duck Supper 1999

A re-visit of the days when Bedouins legend, John Warner, was in charge of giving a re-cap of the seasons happenings at the annual Duck Supper. No holds barred….   Good Evening Gentlemen Welcome to yet another Duck Supper. It is always something I really look forward to, for many reasons. Good Food, Good Drink, … [Read more…]

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