CRICKET: Vaughan is star turn for Cherwell dinner

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Michael Vaughan

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Michael Vaughan, who captained England to their 2005 Ashes triumph, will be the guest speaker at the Cherwell League’s 40th anniversary presentation dinner at Oxford’s Kassam Stadium on Saturday, October 18.

Chairman Clive Ricks was thrilled to announce Vaughan, who has forged a career in broadcasting since he retired in 2009, will be the star turn at the evening.

He said: “To secure Michael Vaughan as our guest speaker is a major coup for the Cherwell League.

“As well as being an outstanding Ashes-winning England captain, Michael has quickly established himself as an excellent broadcaster on Test Match Special. “I am sure he will prove to be an integral part of our successful 40th anniversary season.”

Tickets, priced at £35 with a special offer of £25 for under 21s, are available through the league’s website, cherwellcricketleague.com.

Meanwhile, the Cherwell play the OCA in their rearranged representative match at Cumnor on Sunday.

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