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All in a Day's Cricket: An Anthology of Outstanding Cricket by Brian Levison

By Brian Levison

This option of the superior, and such a lot interesting, writing on cricket, drawn from the mid-eighteenth century to the current day, adopts a clean procedure. it truly is prepared round the subject of the numerous issues that needs to take place easily for a day's play to ensue - from making a clearing in a Malaysian jungle to attending to the floor - so comprises, along writing by way of gamers either nice and unknown, the views of spectators, umpires, scorers and different unsung heroes of the sport. There are contributions from John Arlott, Neville Cardus, C. L. R. James and E. V. Lucas; Marcus Trescothick writes on his advent to cricket elderly 3; Angus Fraser on assembly Nelson Mandela; Phil Tufnell on being shanghaied into getting a haircut by means of Mike Gatting; and Rachael Heyhoe Flint on being the 1st girl to step onto the Lord's floor as a player.But it's the cricket itself and the phenomenal avid gamers and their achievements that stay the focal point - the greats of the hot and far-off earlier desirous about a few of their most famed exploits. From 'disgraceful scenes at Lord's', defined by means of Irish author Robert Lynd, to North the US, which W. G. Grace toured in 1872, and from a fit performed on ice to the tropical islands of Fiji and Samoa, this can be a assortment that does complete justice to the extreme breadth, variety and enduring fascination of the best video game on this planet.

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