‘He proved that you can be an outstanding player and a good bloke’
opponent and a person.
“He was such a difficult bowler to face with his subtle variations, knowledge of the task in hand and all round experience in all kinds of game situations. A true Lancashire League legend.
“Hopefully he will stay involved in Lancashire League cricket in some capacity and is seen around the grounds for years to come.”
A lengthy tribute came from Brian Heywood, who had many good memories of seeing Ormerod on a cricket pitch.
He said: “Getting