Matches (17)
T20 World Cup (4)
IND v SA [W] (1)
CE Cup (3)
County DIV1 (5)
County DIV2 (4)

Full Name

John Woodcock


August 07, 1926, Longparish, Hampshire


97y 321d


Trinity College, Oxford


Journalist, Author

John Woodcock was cricket correspondent of The Times from 1954 to 1988, continuing to write for the paper as a freelancer for two decades afterwards. He originally went to Australia as a newsreel cameraman with the BBC in 1950-51 and then had a brief spell with The Guardian. From 1981 to 1986 he also edited Wisden Cricketers' Almanack.

Photos of John Woodcock

John Woodcock on his last official tour as cricket correspondent of the <i>Times</i>