Young cricketers in Horsforth are truly blessed.
When a former pro player like Tim Linley turns up to help coach your team it must be a dream come true. Apart from the obvious advantages of being able to pass on some of his exceptional skills, Tim will also be more than well aware of the difficulties of turning a love of sport into a professional career. His insight and advice will be invaluable to any aspirating young player. He said: “I was told by numerous people that I should pack it in and get a proper job. Fortunately I didn’t listen to them.”
The kids in Horsforth will be glad he didn’t too.