Philip Blakeman (Captain)


 
Nickname The Pirate  
Played for Wytham Since: 2009  
Team Role:  Overseas Player  
Former Clubs:  VCD, Sandy Bay, Sidcup, Horspath  
Favourite thing about playing for Wytham: how quickly the time passes  
Cricketing Hero: Derek Randall  Phil is sponsored by
Most Likely To:  Play with a smile on my face    
Would Rather Forget:  Always  




Matt Jarvis (Vice-Captain)



 
Nickname Astro  
Played for Wytham Since: 2013  
Team Role:  Wicket-keeper/batsman; shouting at the field  
Former Clubs:  Newhall Boys FC  
Favourite thing about playing for Wytham: The lack of professionalism  
Cricketing Hero: Pob  Matt is sponsored by
Most Likely To:  to be injured (with Auno)  
Would Rather Forget:  many things  

Rob Aunins


 
Nickname Casper, Auno  
Played for Wytham Since: The 20th century  
Team Role:  Mechanic  
Former Clubs:  Stanburn Middle School  
Favourite thing about playing for Wytham: That they continue to invite me along  
Cricketing Hero: Ian Botham  Rob is sponsored by
Most Likely To:  get injured in bizarre fashion  
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Would Rather Forget:  all the ducks  



Paul Baccas


 
Nickname Pob  
Played for Wytham Since: 2008  
Team Role:  Whatever I'm told  
Former Clubs:  Sophos  
Favourite thing about playing for Wytham: Beautiful surroundings and great pub  
Cricketing Hero: Ian Botham  Pob is sponsored by
Most Likely To:  score as many runs as overs batted  
Would Rather Forget:  all the ducks  




Dan Bushell


 
Nickname Dan  
Played for Wytham Since: 2009  
Team Role:  Social Butterfly  
Former Clubs: 
 
Favourite thing about playing for Wytham: The calmness of the A34  
Cricketing Hero: Geoffrey Boycott  Dan is sponsored by
Most Likely To:  Put out the tea tables  
Would Rather Forget:  Missing my first catch  



Richard Coggins

 
Nickname Dr. Coggins, Coggo, Cat  
Played for Wytham Since: 2009  
Team Role:  Batsman, occasional right arm "spin"  
Former Clubs:  Christchurch 2nd XI, Magdalen College  
Favourite thing about playing for Wytham: Camaraderie  
Cricketing Hero: Marcus Trescothick  Richard is sponsored by
Most Likely To:  To be bowled  
Would Rather Forget:  Missing catches  


Jean-Pierre de Rosnay


 
Nickname Des, Suzie  
Played for Wytham Since: 2008  
Team Role:  Fixtures secretary; right-arm slow-medium; stunt fielder  
Former Clubs: 
 
Favourite thing about playing for Wytham: The banter  
Cricketing Hero: Jacque Kallis  JP is sponsored by
Most Likely To:  Trip over my own feet; say something inappropriate  
Would Rather Forget:  The time at churchill when an ogre hit me for 6 and the ball hit my car  


Peter Foster

 
Nickname Fozzie (Bear)  
Played for Wytham Since: 2010  
Team Role:  Bits & pieces player; calming various skippers down  
Former Clubs:  None  
Favourite thing about playing for Wytham: The company  
Cricketing Hero: WG Grace  Peter is sponsored by
Most Likely To:  Bowl a sharp in swinger; hit it in the air to mid-off  
Would Rather Forget:  My annual batting average  


Tom Hollis


 
Nickname Ex-skip  
Played for Wytham Since: 2007  
Team Role:  Law pedant, right-arm trundler, blocker  
Former Clubs:  Park End; Dome II  
Favourite thing about playing for Wytham: The quality of the conversations. Such effortless sophistication.  
Cricketing Hero: Dave Binningsley  Tom is sponsored by
Most Likely To:  To claim the moral high ground; to run someone out  
Would Rather Forget:  already have  


Dave Holt


 
Nickname Comedy Dave  
Played for Wytham Since: 2012  
Team Role:  Post-match table put-away-er. Scally  
Former Clubs: 
 
Favourite thing about playing for Wytham: Everything   
Cricketing Hero: Dan Bushell  Dave is sponsored by
Most Likely To:  Do as I'm told  
Would Rather Forget:  Running out Tom at OUP  


Bob Keen


 
Nickname Keenie  
Played for Wytham Since: 1999  
Team Role:  Spinner, sub-wk, joker  
Former Clubs: 
 
Favourite thing about playing for Wytham: The Wytham Way  
Cricketing Hero: Ian Botham  Bob is sponsored by
Most Likely To:  To be seasonly late on parade due to rugby season  
Would Rather Forget:  Eynsham, Trevor, sweat  

Paul Newman


 
Nickname Ziggy  
Played for Wytham Since: 2003  
Team Role:  To bowl when asked  
Former Clubs: 
 
Favourite thing about playing for Wytham: The whole affair is wildly enjoyable to me  
Cricketing Hero: Glenn McGrath  Paul is sponsored by
Most Likely To:  be thinking about something other than fielding when fielding  
Would Rather Forget:  Being hit for 6 on the opening ball of the 2012 season  


Paul Rippon


 
Nickname Lord Rippon  
Played for Wytham Since: 1882  
Team Role:  Senior Pro  
Former Clubs: 
 
Favourite thing about playing for Wytham: The non-cricket calibre of the team  
Cricketing Hero: Garfield Sobers (knew him as a promising 4 year old)  Paul is sponsored by
Most Likely To:  play the game in the right spirit (gin)  
Would Rather Forget:  Forget
 



Matt Smith


 
Nickname Bulldog  
Played for Wytham Since: 2013  
Team Role:  all-rounder  
Former Clubs:  Charlbury CC, Tas Valley CC  
Favourite thing about playing for Wytham: Laugh/Banter followed by a couple of pints  
Cricketing Hero: KP  Matt is sponsored by
Most Likely To:  Take a couple of wickets and catch the ball  
Would Rather Forget:  Being bowled out for a duck