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'Deadly' Derek opens nets

PUBLISHED: 17:20 03 July 2008 | UPDATED: 14:35 14 July 2010

Derek Underwood at Wymondham College.

Derek Underwood at Wymondham College.

Former England bowler Derek Underwood visited Wymondham College yesterday to officially open the new cricket nets at the school.

Underwood, who is President Elect of the MCC, also watched a first XI game in the afternoon.

Former England bowler Derek Underwood visited Wymondham College yesterday to officially open the new cricket nets at the school.

Underwood, who is President Elect of the MCC, also watched a first XI game in the afternoon.

The Director of Sport, Carl Jones, said earlier in the week: “We are delighted to have this brand new facility which will really help our cricketers to improve their performance.”

He added that having Underwood there was “the icing on the cake”.


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