Dave Wilson - ARTICLES

August18

A blast from the past – World Sports magazine

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Denis Compton, 1947 Sportsperson of the Year

Dave recalls inspirational cricket writing from his childhood, in particular the great Neville Cardus, who shared our own Martin Chandler’s sentiments on Lancashire (and Yorkshire).

May01

Topping the ton – the bowler equivalent

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Rodney Hogg

This feature follows on from the earlier feature covering batsmen who had managed to notch up consecutive matches scoring at least 100 runs. Here, we look at bowlers who have most often managed to take at least six wickets in a match.

February13

Topping the ton: Part One

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Aubrey Faulkner - a study in consistency

In 1912, the great South African all-rounder Aubrey Faulkner achieved something which would not be equaled for almost a century…and no one knew anything about it. Here Dave shines a light.

November02

Supreme Bowling – Part Two

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Supreme Bowling cover

Several of CricketWeb’s feature writers have contributed to Patrick Ferriday and Dave Wilson’s latest book, Supreme Bowling, a companion volume to Masterly Batting, which presents 100 great Test bowling performances.

In this second of three extracts Rodney Ulyate and Patrick Ferriday are featured, writing on Allan Donald and Tim Southee respectively.

October28

Supreme Bowling – Part One

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Supreme Bowling cover

Several of CricketWeb’s feature writers have contributed to Patrick Ferriday and Dave Wilson’s latest book, Supreme Bowling, a companion volume to Masterly Batting, which presents 100 great Test bowling performances.

In this first of three extracts Martin Chandler and Sean Riley are featured.