Taylor, Tom

Taylor, Tom,

1817–80, English dramatist and editor. His most famous play is Our American Cousin (1858), performed at Ford's Theater in Washington, D. C., when Lincoln was assassinated. Of his more than 100 plays, others are The Ticket-of-Leave Man (1863) and, written with his friend Charles Reade, Masks and Faces (1852). He edited B. R. Haydon's autobiography (1853, new ed. 1926) and was editor of Punch from 1874 to 1880.

Bibliography

See W. Tolles, Tom Taylor and the Victorian Drama (1940).

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Tommy Taylor Wasps are fortunate to have three seasoned hooking options in Taylor, Tom Cruse and Ashley Johnson.
New Zealand: Kane Williamson (c), Ross Taylor, Tom Latham (wk), Tom Blundell, Mitchell Santner, Colin de Grandhomme, Lockie Ferguson, Tim Southee, Trent Boult, Colin Munro, Ish Sodhi, Henry Nicholls, Martin Guptill, Matt Henry, Jimmy Neesham
PROBABLE SQUAD ENGLAND: Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan A(c), Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler (wk), Chris Woakes, Liam Plunkett, Adil Rashid, Jofra Archer, Mark Wood NEW ZEALAND: Martin Guptill, Colin Munro, Kane Williamson A(c), Ross Taylor, Tom Latham (wk), James Neesham, Colin de Grandhomme, Mitchell Santner, Matt Henry, Trent Boult, Lockie Ferguson
Lineups: England: Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan (capt), Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler (wk), Chris Woakes, Liam Plunkett, Adil Rashid, Jofra Archer, Mark Wood New Zealand: Martin Guptill, Henry Nicholls, Kane Williamson (capt), Ross Taylor, Tom Latham (wk), James Neesham, Colin de Grandhomme, Mitchell Santner, Tim Southee, Matt Henry, Trent Boult Tim Southee and Matt Henry were in for the team.
New Zealand: Kane Williamson (captain), Martin Guptill, Colin Munro, Ross Taylor, Tom Latham, Trent Boult, James Neesham, Colin de Grandhomme, Mitchell Santner, Lockie Ferguson, Matt Henry
Squad: Kane Williamson (c), Tom Blundell, Colin de Grandhomme, Lockie Ferguson, Ish Sodhi, Trent Boult, Martin Guptill, Matt Henry, Tim Southee, Ross Taylor, Tom Latham, Henry Nicholls, Jimmy Neesham, Mitchell Santner, Colin Munro.
Sami El-Abd, Lewis Taylor, Tom Richards (2), Jason Prior, James McShane and Tom Tolfrey scored the goals against Ks and the return to goalscoring form of Prior is ominous for other defences.
Apart from top variety in bowling department, batters Williamson, Henry Nicholls, Ross Taylor, Tom Latham and Bradley-John Watling are all in good form.
Sunderland defender Adam Matthews has been called up to the squad, while Neil Taylor, Tom Lawrence, Joe Ledley and Ampadu have all withdrawn.
New Zealand: Martin Guptill, Colin Munro, Kane Williamson (capt), Ross Taylor, Tom Latham, Henry Nicholls, Mitchell Santner, Todd Astle, Tim Southee, Lockie Ferguson, Trent Boult.
Pakistan's spinners could come into the game more in Nelson, too, with the pitch likely to play slower than the one at Basin Reserve.New Zealand (probable): Martin Guptill, Colin Munro, Kane Williamson (captain), Ross Taylor, Tom Latham (wicket-keeper), Henry Nicholls, Mitchell Santner, Todd Astle, Tim Southee, Lockie Ferguson and Trent Boult.