11 year old George Devlin from Greater Manchester started baking to thank the nurses who cared for his mum.
She lost her battle with cancer, but George kept baking to raise funds for MacMillian cancer support.
Now he's been honoured by his cricketing heroes after raising thousands of pounds.
Ralph Blunsom reports
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