From Classical to Pop

Ian Chappell and Clive Lloyd, opposing captains in the first ODI World Cup

Wherein Dave Wilson, after almost a decade trying to find the best Test players, turns his beady eye to ODIs.


A Skipper’s Diary

skippers diary

As Archie points out in his review there are two versions of this book, the limited edition of which costs $1,000 – what he doesn’t tell us is which edition he has – is he trying to hide something from Mrs Mac?


Modern day cricketers are pampered a bit too much : Dennis Waight


For almost 17 years, apart from the Lloyds, Richards, Marshalls and Garners, there was another name that was synonymous with West Indian cricket: Dennis Waight. In an age where there was not much attention paid to fitness, he was the one who kept the dominant team of the 1980s in shape, working as he did as their physio. Here are a few excerpts from his interview with CricketWeb:


Cricket Overthrown


Martin has admitted that on Archie’s criteria he does get a gold, but only on the strength of one book – mind you he did add there are another nineteen he has read on that particular series


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