James Anderson

The Wine Jimmy’s ‘The Numbers Collection’ celebrates cricketing milestones from his outstanding test match career.  Anderson worked with the vineyard of Domaine Preignes Le Vieux, based in Beziers, which has huge history dating back to the 13th Century. The award-winning family produces wine is notable for its light, fresh and elegant style. Passionate about wine […]

Sir Ian Botham & Bob Willis

Bob Willis It is is with great sadness that we at Sporting Wine Club learnt of the passing of Bob Willis after a long illness. Apart from his legendary status as one of England’s best ever cricketers, he was also a commentator with an impossibly dry sense of humour. We got to know him well […]

Graham Gooch

We met Graham through his winemakers, although our co-founder, Simon, actually played against him! He is an icon. One of the biggest names in English cricket but very humble and keen to sell his wines! The Wine Three Thirty Three is a collaboration between sporting great, Graham Gooch and Domaine Saint Hilaire, a historic vineyard […]

Michael Vaughan

Sporting Connection  We chose one of the rainy days at Lords this season to attend an Ashes match where not a ball was bowled. What bad luck given the drama of the series. But it meant that we spent some time with  former England Cricket Captain Michael Vaughan and learnt of his plans to launch […]