Full name Sir William Gage
Born date unknown, Firle, East Sussex
Died April 23, 1744, Firle, East Sussex
Sir William Gage, 7th Baronet KB was a member of parliament for Seaford in Sussex. A close friend of Charles Lennox, the 2nd Duke of Richmond, the pair did much to promote cricket in the first half of the 18th century. His estate, in Firle, Sussex, was one of the game's early homes.
Plays of the day from the IPL match between Rising Pune Supergiants and Mumbai Indians, in Pune
Plays of the day from the match between Delhi Daredevils and Kolkata Knight Riders
Thirty years ago England were battered, bruised, broken and blackwashed in the Caribbean