Martin Chandler - ARTICLES

September06

The Greatest Leg-Spinner of Them All?

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AQ

The passing of the mercurial Abdul Qadir is sad news for cricket. Six years ago Martin penned a feature about him, and now seems like an appropriate time to restore that to the site’s home page

September01

The Renaissance Man

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Renaissance

To those outside of the sub-continent the name of MV Sridhar is unlikely to be a familiar one, but it seems from Martin’s review that his life story is still well worth a read

August25

In Memoriam

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Cover_In Mem

Martin has admitted to buying this when it first appeared four years ago, but has not yet provided a satisfactory explanation as to why it has taken so long for him to get round to writing a review

August25

Sticky Wicket

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stickywicket

With Test matches currently being played in what are considered three of the game’s traditional centres Martin reviews a book on cricket in Western Canada