It happened as if Ravindra Jadeja changed his name and entered a match and then it was revealed that he is Jadeja.
Somerset legend Sydney Rippon in this match. Descended by the name of Trimanel. (symbolic picture)
This incident of cricket match will blow your senses. Even if you want, you will not be able to believe it. Believe me, how can a famous player of the team change his name and enter a match? It so happened that Ravindra Jadeja of the Indian cricket team changed his name in a match of Team India and went down to bat. And when inquiries start about him, brother, who is this new name player, then the truth should come to the fore. Exactly a similar incident happened on this day i.e. June 9. A player changed his name and entered the match and scored 150 runs. When he was discussed in the media, then the distinction was revealed that this player is a famous batsman of this team. Why the need to change the name and how was the performance of this player, everyone will tell you. And also who was this batsman after all.
This match was played in 1919. The place was England’s famous ground of Taunton and the teams Somerset and Gloucestershire. Today i.e. on 9th June this incident happened. Actually, on behalf of Somerset, S. A player named Trimnell (S. Trimnell) landed in this match. No one had heard its name before. Everything was fine till now. But when this batsman scored 92 runs in the first innings and 58 not out in the second innings, there was chaos all around. There were discussions about this player in the media. Everyone wanted to know who this player is.
Made an excuse to take leave from office
s. When Trimnell came into the limelight, after investigation, it was revealed that these players are Sydney Rippon, the legend of Somerset’s team. Now that you have come to know the name of this batsman, then they also tell why there was a need to change the name. Actually, Sydney Rippon and Dudley Rippon were brothers and both played for Somerset. Used to work in Sydney Inland Revenue. Although the owners of the company did not bother to give them leave, yet there are some limitations of the job. Meanwhile, Somerset had to play a match against Gloucestershire and its players were not being completed. Sydney Rippon could not get leave from office, so Sydney found a way.
Trying to save job in grandmother’s name
Sidney Rippon sent a message to the office that he was not feeling well and he would not be able to come to the office. After this he left for the match to be held in Taunton. Now there was only one concern left. That is that at that time the newspapers used to write the report of the match. Some national dailies relied on local reporters instead of sending their own staff. This is where the idea of naming a new name in front of Somerset and Sidney Rippon came. Sydney Rippon S. Decided to enter this match under the name Trimanel. s. Her grandmother’s name was the initials while Trimnale was her surname.
such an identity
This idea would have worked if Sidney Rippon had not been the team’s top scorer in both the innings. Rippon scored 92 in the first innings and 58 not out in the second. In this way he scored a total of 150 runs in the match. Gloucestershire lost this match by seven wickets. The media became curious to know about the player who according to them had done wonders in his debut match itself. Finally, in the indications in the Western Daily, it was made clear that S. Trimnell’s face is similar to that of Sydney Rippon. Eventually his identity was revealed. Luck was good that his boss took it positively and neither his job was in trouble nor his cricket career. Sidney Rippon scored 3823 runs in 104 first-class matches at an average of 21.59. This included 6 centuries and 15 half-centuries.
13 sixes and seven fours, hit a century in 28 balls, this batsman brought tsunami in the field, scored Everest of runs in 10 overs