|Apart from being known for producing a bunch of talented cricketers, Middlesex is known for the historic Lords Cricket Ground. Middlesex County Cricket Club call themselves the Middlesex Crusaders in limited over matches.
Some of the famous Middlesex players of the past are- Jack Hearne, Denis Compton, Jack Robertson, Mike Brearley.
As far as the present team is concerned, Middlesex's only contribution to England side is Andrew Strauss. The others Jamie Dalrymple, Owais Shah and Ed Joyce are in contention for a place in the national side.
Middlesex County Cricket Club has won the County Championship twelve times since 1890.