Martin Chandler - ARTICLES

October27

A Lesson In Libel

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ScalesOfJustice1

Sportsmen should confine their battles to the field of play and not fight them in a courtroom – in this feature we remind them all why that is sound advice.

October18

The Victory Tests

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victorytests2

An important new book, “The Victory Tests” by Mark Rowe, has just been published. In this feature, with the aid of an extract from the book, we look back at English cricket in 1945.

October18

The Victory Tests

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The Victory Tests

An important new book by Mark Rowe has just been published. Martin and David have both been reading it and, it seems, they were not disappointed.

October11

My Cricket Companion

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Alec Stewart My Cricket Companion

This week Martin looks at a book published last year in Alec Stewart’s name. It’s fair to say he wasn’t overly impressed, but did see some merit in it.

September06

Following On

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Following On

In February 1998 England’s Under-19s won the World Cup in South Africa by comfortably beating New Zealand in the final. In this book David Tossell has looked at the lives and subsequent careers of the 14 members of the England squad (a 15th man, Middlesex all rounder Aaron Laraman, had left the party early due to injury).