England captain Morgan nearly equals Trott’s 118-year feat

Albert Trott’s 118-year record still stands after the Middlesex stars of today narrowly failed in their attempts to clear the Lord’s pavilion from the famous crease.

Albert Trott’s 118-year record still stands after the Middlesex stars of today narrowly failed in their attempts to clear the Lord’s pavilion from the famous crease.Several of the county’s leading lights took part in a big-hitting session on Wednesday in an effort to launch a ball more than 110 metres over the iconic building at the Home of Cricket, just as Trott did off the bowling of Australian bowler Monty Noble during an outing for the MCC in 1899.While some came mighty close, as you can ...