Nigel Ashplant


A Devonian through and through, Nigel is a wicket keeper/batsman who has played for Sandford Cricket Club for most of his career, featuring in sides winning all the divisions of the Devon League right up to Premier. He becomes the third of his club team mates invited in to the England Seniors Squad. A stalwart of Devon Seniors cricket, he has toured Sri Lanka, Canada and South Africa with them. He is also heavily involved with Devon County Age Group cricket, and coached and managed Devon U15s to the U15 County Championship Final in 2018. He will be travelling to South Africa in February 2020 as Manager of a Devon Development squad. He is also a qualified Umpire, standing at Premier level in the Devon Cricket League. During the quiet winter months he runs an Indoor Cricket League at the Devon Cricket Centre.