John Pennington - Editor
John Pennington is the editor of Cricket World and appears regularly on Cricket World TV and Cricket World Radio.
Date Of Birth: 14th September 1983
Clubs Played For: Minehead Middle School, Minehead Middle School Staff XI, West Somerset & Community College, Welby Cricket Club
Interests outside of cricket: Sports writing, football, motor racing, hockey, walking, travelling
Most memorable cricket moment: Being dismissed for a golden duck leaving the ball - fortunately he's a much better writer than he was a cricketer!
Sporting claim to fame: Has played hockey against England/Great Britain international Simon Mantell and cricket against England Women's vice-captain Jenny Gunn
Contact: [email protected]
John Pennington, known to many as 'JP' first joined the Cricket World team in 2005 when he was one of the first members to sign up to the forum.
From moderating the forum as he graduated from university in 2006, he joined full-time as an editorial assistant in November 2006.
He has been heavily involved as Cricket World's focus has shifted from the printed magazine to online, video and social media content. JP is now responsible for writing and sub-editing editorial content for Cricket World including match reports, news items and opinion, devising and presenting Cricket World TV videos and recording audio podcasts.