Martin Chandler - ARTICLES


The Rise of New Zealand Cricket


New Zealand were the fifth country to play Test Cricket back in 1929/30 when an England team lead by Harold Gilligan played a four match series. The purpose of this article is to enable comparisons to be made with the more recent elevations of Zimbabwe and Bangladesh and, perhaps, to stimulate some debate.


No Coward Soul


Well it had to happen sooner or later, and today Martin gives the first five star book ever for Cricket Web.

Starting next Monday we will have seven book reviews in seven days, and then we will award the Cricket Web book of the year.


Harold Larwood


Welcome to our new reviewer, Martin, he has chosen a book about the Notts Express to open his innings.

We have a back log of reviews so we will be reviewing two books a week for the next couple of months.