Incredible match figures of 12-3 in the final FC game of Season 42 (Gloucester Gipsies vs Interrupting Cow CC) saw Gipsies captain Greg Grewcock reach the milestone of 1000 competitive wickets for the club.
The man who came through the Gips’ esteemed academy took 6 in each innings. His third of the second innings brought up the magic landmark. This was the moment:
10.4 W Grewcock to Matharu Grewcock hits the front pad and the slow finger of death signals the fall of the wicket of Matharu, who trudges slowly off.
The man who has been part of 13 titles, captaining the club to 10 of them including the FC Premiership said, “It fills me with immense pride to have reached 1000 wickets at the age of 32”.
At the end of the season he had reached 1003 Gips’ wkts, 1004 competitive including his 1 for England U19s.