Bernard Darwin
My dog Darwin dances with us (or humps) every time we dance. It's too funny! It's not gross because he never touches us with his junk, lol.
Jack Fingleton
John "Jack" Henry Webb Fingleton OBE (28 April 1908 – 22 November 1981) was an Australian cricketer who was trained as a journalist and became a political and cricket commentator after ...
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Mike Brearley
John Michael "Mike" Brearley OBE (born 28 April 1942) is a retired English first-class cricketer who captained Cambridge University, Middlesex, and England. He captained the international side in 31 o...
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Hugh de Selincourt
Hugh de Selincourt (15 June 1878 – 20 January 1951) was an English author and journalist, chiefly remembered today for his timeless tale of village cricket, The Cricket Match (1924). He studied at Dul...
W Epps
W. Epps (first name, date of birth and date of death unknown) was an English cricket writer and historian who was active in the late 18th century. He is noted for compiling Grand Matches of Cricket 17...
Charles Pardon
Charles Frederick Pardon (28 March 1850 - 18 April 1890) was editor of Wisden Cricketers' Almanack between 1887 and 1890. His father was the journalist George Frederick Pardon. It was during his time ...
Henry Sylvester-Williams
Henry Sylvester Williams (15 February 1869 – 26 March 1911) was a Trinidadian lawyer, councillor and writer, most noted for his involvement in the Pan-African Movement. As a young man he went to North...
Michael Henderson (writer)
Michael Henderson (born 1958) is a British journalist, born in Manchester, raised in Bolton and educated at a preparatory school in Derbyshire and then at Repton School. Originally purely a sportswri...
Vasant Raiji
Vasant Naisadrai Raiji (born 26 January 1920 in Baroda) is a former first-class cricketer and cricket historian.
Raiji opened the batting for Bombay and Baroda in the Ranji Trophy, and was a rese...
Eric Midwinter
Eric Midwinter MA DPhil OBE (born 1932) is an English author, broadcaster and academic. He is known as a consumer advocate, a social policy analyst, a historian of the sport of Cricket and an expert ...
Bill Frindall
William Howard "Bill" Frindall, MBE (3 March 1939 – 29 January 2009) was an English cricket scorer and statistician. He was familiar to cricket followers as a member of the Test Match Special commenta...
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Simon Hughes (cricketer)
Simon Peter Hughes (born 20 December 1959, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey), also known as The Analyst, is an English cricketer and journalist. He is the son of the actor, Peter Hughes, and the brother o...
Dudley Carew
Dudley Charles Carew (born 1903; died on 22 March 1981 at Cuckfield, Sussex aged 77) was an English journalist, writer, poet and film critic. He was a special correspondent of The Times in the 1920s a...
Richard Streeton
Richard Marsh Streeton (4 November 1930 - 30 June 2006) was an English sports journalist, concentrating on cricket.Streeton's father was a manager for HMV and the BBC. Streeton was educated at King's...
Louis Duffus
Louis George Duffus (13 May 1904 in Melbourne, Australia – 24 July 1984 in Johannesburg, South Africa) was a South African cricketer who became the country's most respected writer on the game.He was e...
H. T. Waghorn
Henry Thomas Waghorn (11 April 1842 – 30 January 1930), was a cricket statistician and historian. He is best known for his two classic researches into cricket's early history: The Dawn of Cricket and ...
Charles Cowden Clarke
Charles Cowden Clarke (15 December 1787 – 13 March 1877), English author and Shakespearian scholar, was born in Enfield, Middlesex.
Clarke's father, John Clarke, was a schoolmaster in Clarke's Aca...
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Netta Rheinberg
Netta Rheinberg MBE (24 October 1911 at Willesden, Middlesex – 18 June 2006) played for the English women's cricket team in a single Test, but was a notable figure in the women's game as an administra...
Bibliography of cricket
This is a bibliography of literary and historical works about cricket. The list is sorted by author's name.
Steve James (cricketer)
Stephen Peter James (born 7 September 1967 in Lydney, Gloucestershire) is a former English cricketer who played two Tests for England in 1998, making 71 runs in four innings. He was captain of Glamorg...
Irving Rosenwater
Irving Rosenwater (11 September 1932 – 30 January 2006) was an English cricket researcher and author whose best-known work was Sir Donald Bradman - A Biography (1978).Born in the East End of Lo...
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Denzil Batchelor
Denzil Stanley Batchelor (23 February 1906 – 6 September 1969) was a British journalist, writer, playwright and broadcaster. He reported on cricket and rugby union for several newspapers, including Th...
Arms-to-Iraq
The Arms-to-Iraq affair concerned the uncovering of the government-endorsed sale of arms by British companies to Iraq, then under the rule of Saddam Hussein. The scandal contributed to the growing dis...
Robert Winder
Robert Winder, formerly literary editor of The Independent for five years and Deputy Editor of Granta magazine during the late 1990s, is the author of Hell for Leather, a book about modern cricket, a ...
Tony Cozier
Winston Anthony "Tony" Cozier (born 10 July 1940 in Bridgetown, Barbados) has been a cricket writer and commentator for West Indian cricket since 1958.Cozier is widely renowned for his extensive know...
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