Why I'm declaring at 77, by Blowers: Just when this grey world needs his mellifluous, plummy tones and schoolboy humour, radio and cricket legend Henry Blofeld tells us why he's bowing out. Mail.
- The legendary Test Match Special commentator is calling it a day after 45 years.
- Blofeld’s throaty baritone was voted one of top ten radio voices by Radio Times.
- He will commentate on three more Test Matches, then step down in September.
- Farewell, 'Dear old Thing!'