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18th October 2011
Chapple is Player of Year
Chapple is Player of Year
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GLEN CHAPPLE was anointed Lancashire County Cricket Club's Player of the Year for the second year running at last night's lavish awards ceremony.

The captain, who took 57 wickets last term in the LV= County Championship despite missing four games through injury, was the popular choice to win the accolade for the third time in his Old Trafford career.

Brian Jenkins, Thwaites Sales Director, was on hand to present Glen with his trophy on behalf of sponsors Thwaites Wainwright.  

Comedian Justin Moorhouse hosted the event, alongside presenter Hugh Ferris in front of over 700 guests who enjoyed themselves during the night, which included an amazing three-song acoustic performance by Mark Chilton.

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Full list of winners:

New Balance Champagne Moment of the Year – Simon Kerrigan 
(for taking the crucial wicket of Neil McKenzie against Hampshire to win the match with only four minutes remaining and claim a nine-for.)

Chewits Young Player of the Year – Karl Brown 

Hill Dickinson One Day Player of the Year – Steven Croft 
 
University of Salford Championship Player of the Year – Glen Chapple 
 
Thwaites Wainwright 2011 Player of the Year – Glen Chapple

Photos (c) Joe Gardner

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