Sir Vivian Richards, accomplished West Indian batsman wrote in his Auto-biography, Sir Vivian concerning the Kerry Pecker issue of the late 70's,
''... I felt that cricket had a new commercial image. Cricket needed a face-lift and Kerry Paker gave it to us....'''
As we know the Kerry Pecker fiasco revolutionized Cricket cultivating new trends and leading to many riveting advancements.
But do you feel that this whole new 'face lift' had a detrimental effect on the Game of Cricket itself? The sporting visage of Cricket has been marred by all sorts of transgressions; do you feel the Kerry Packer affair started it all?