LAUNCESTON, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 07: Rick Ladson of the Hawks snaps on goal during the round 20 AFL match between the Hawthorn Hawks and the North Melbourne Kangaroos at Aurora Stadium on August 7, 2011 in Launceston, Australia. (Photo by Hamish Blair/Getty Images)

Former Hawthorn premiership player Rick Ladson has shown he is a man of many talents, smashing a double century for Sedgwick Cricket Club in the Emu Valley Cricket Association.

Ladson came to the crease with his side struggling at 5-63, chasing Marong’s first innings score of 170, before blasting 233 not out, in a knock that included 21 fours and 15 sixes.

Sedgwick finished up on 6-400 at the end of the day.