Amazing Cricket Facts
Move aside Wisden, here is the essential companion for all cricket lovers. Packed full of fascinating feats, humorous anecdotes and entertaining snippets of trivia from every corner of the cricketing world, including such diverse gems as: Initial Impressions - Discover the wonderful world of cricketing middle names. Get to know your C.M.J from your K.L.T.D.F! Ouch! - The most painful incidents of bowling mayhem; Rabbit, Rabbit - The worst batsmen of all time; They're In The Runs - When illness strikes at the most inappropriate moments! Fantasy Cricket X1s - the fattest, the hairiest, the slowest, the daftest...and many, many more With a foreword by Phil 'The Cat' Tufnell, former England bowler and captain on BBC's They Think It's All Over.
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