• Journalists’ entries for the 2018 Champagne Prize

    The 2018 Journalists competition is for predicting the number of balls required for the fastest century of the season. The winner will receive a magnum of Veuve Clicquot Champagne.

    NAME

    Andy Arlidge
    Mark Baldwin
    Mike Beddow
    Edward Bevan
    Michael Blumberg
    Paul Bolton
    Trevor Bond
    Lawrence Booth
    Jeff Brown
    James Buttler
    Craig Chisnall
    Matt Cole
    Richard Cox
    Ben Croucher
    Matthew Davies
    Tim de Lisle
    William Dick
    George Dobell
    Oliver Doward
    Patrick Eagar
    Mark Easterbrook
    Mark Eklid
    Matthew Engel
    David Frith
    Graham Hardcastle
    Jo Harman
    Kate Hawthorne
    Marc Higginson
    Alan Hill
    Paul Hiscock
    Andy Jalil
    David Kelso
    Richard Latham
    David Llewellyn
    Steven Lynch
    Simon Mann
    James Milton
    Adam Mountford
    Max Oram
    Peter Perchard
    Mick Pope
    William Powell
    Chris Rayner
    Jonathan Rice
    Nick Royle
    Ged Scott
    John Shaw
    Stephan Shemilt
    Sam Sheringham
    Ger Siggins
    Neil Squires
    Rob Stevens
    Sam Stow
    Bruce Talbot
    Stephen Thorpe
    Charles Walford
    Richard Walsh
    Jeff Welch
    Howard Wheatcroft
    Neil Whitaker
    Simon Wilde
    Marcus Williams
    Adam Williams
    Dean Wilson
    Alex Winter
    Steve Wolfe
    Graeme Wright
    Gemma Wright

    PUBLICATION

    Freelance
    Times
    Freelance
    BBC Wales
    World Cricket Centre
    Freelance
    Cricket Writers Club
    Daily Mail
    BBC TV Look North
    World Cricket Badger
    The Times
    BBC Radio Kent
    Halesowen News/ Free Press
    BBC Sport
    BBC Sport
    The Guardian
    Cricket Media Scotland
    ESPNcricinfo
    BBC Sport
    Freelance
    Bristol Post
    Derby Telegraph
    Guardian/Wisden
    Freelance
    Freelance
    Wisden Cricket Monthly
    KCWToday
    BBC Sport
    Freelance
    Essex CCC website
    Media Services
    Cricket Media Scotland
    Bristol and West News Agency
    Freelance
    Wisden
    BBC Radio
    Racing Post
    BBC Radio
    Racing Post
    Freelance
    Adelphi Archive
    Cricket and Sports Media Services
    BBC
    Freelance
    Times (Ireland)
    BBC Sport Online
    Freelance
    BBC Sport
    BBC Sport
    Sunday Independent
    Daily Express
    BBC Sport Online
    Wisden Cricket Monthly
    MBP Sports Media
    Freelance
    The Times
    Freelance
    ITV Westcountry
    Express Newspapers
    World Cricket Centre
    Sunday Times
    Freelance
    BBC Sport
    Daily Mirror
    BBC
    Kent Sports News
    John Wisden & Co
    Freelance

    NUMBER OF BALLS

    48
    42
    42
    48
    38
    41
    49
    41
    32
    40
    33
    39
    43
    45
    40
    41
    39
    42
    38
    44
    41
    43
    37
    41
    43
    46
    67
    28
    43
    41
    49
    47
    44
    37
    41
    41
    39
    42
    35
    40
    38
    35
    40
    39
    42
    38
    35
    41
    39
    43
    39
    41
    42
    41
    41
    37
    41
    33
    42
    41
    39
    45
    48
    41
    44
    38
    39
    41