Act 3 Scene 3 – Captain
Peter aged 30-34
Peter accepted the Captaincy of Somerset CCC. This episode in his life is chronicled both in Sometimes I Forgot To Laugh and in his Diary The Somerset Affair. He later resigned the Captaincy, but stayed on for a couple of years.
Peter Roebuck was captain of Somerset County Cricket Club from 1986-1988.
Worcestershire batsman Graeme Hick is congratulated by Somerset captain Peter Roebuck after reaching 400 during his 405 not out during the County Championship match between Somerset and Worcestershire on May 6, 1988 at the County Ground in Taunton, England.