Comedy

Phil Tufnell

Phil Tufnell

As a junior cricketer, Phil Tufnell was tipped to become the most talented English spinner of his generation. He made his debut for Middlesex in 1986. Phil played 42 Tests and 20 One Day Internationals for England between 1990 and 2001, and 316 first-class matches, mainly for Middlesex. He retired from professional cricket in 2003 in order to participate in the reality television show I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here! from which he emerged as King of the Jungle. He was also a team captain on the sports quiz show They Think It’s All Over. Phil has tried his hand at punditry, working at Sky Sports and Channel 4, and has made appearances on current affairs programmes, chat shows and quiz shows. He has co-authored a humorous book called Phil Tufnell’s A To Z of Cricket and wrote his Continue Reading »