Cheshire County Cricket Club is saddened to hear of the death last week of James Mellor, aged 44 years.

James was the 1st X1 captain of Bramhall Cricket Club from 1998 - 2002 in which time he led Bramhall to victory in the National Club Championship at Lord's in 2001.

He was also captain of Cheshire 2nd X1 from 2000 - 2002.

Our thoughts are with his family and friends at this sad time.