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.
Bernard Hollowood
Albert Bernard Hollowood (3 June 1910 – 28 March 1981) was an English writer, cartoonist and economist. He was editor of the humorous weekly magazine Punch from 1957 to 1968.
Born on 3 June 1910 a...
Alan Ross
Alan John Ross, (6 May 1922 – 14 February 2001), was a British poet, writer and editor. He was born in Calcutta, India, where he spent the first seven years of his life. When he was sent to be educate...
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...
Eric Hill (cricketer)
Eric Hill DFC DFM (9 July 1923 – 26 July 2010) played first-class cricket for Somerset County Cricket Club as an opening batsman between 1947 and 1951, later serving as captain of the second team, a l...
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 ...
C. B. Fry
Charles Burgess Fry, known as C. B. Fry (25 April 1872 – 7 September 1956), was an English polymath; an outstanding sportsman, politician, diplomat, academic, teacher, writer, editor and publish...
C. B. Fry - Wikipedia
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...
Bill Frindall - Wikipedia
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 ...
Roy Webber
Roy Webber (died 14 November 1962 aged 48) was a British cricket scorer and statistician. After World War II, in which he served with the Royal Air Force, he decided to turn what had been his hobby in...
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...
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 ...
A. A. Thomson
Arthur Alexander Thomson, MBE (7 April 1894 at Harrogate, Yorkshire – 2 June 1968 near Lord's in London) was an English writer best known for his books on cricket, for which he used the byline "AA Tho...
David Rayvern Allen
David Rayvern Allen (5 February 1938 – 9 October 2014) was a cricket writer and historian, as well as a radio producer and presenter, and a speaker. He had also been a musician. His radio productions ...
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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Peter Roebuck
Peter Michael Roebuck (6 March 1956 – 12 November 2011) was an English cricketer who achieved later renown as an Australian newspaper columnist and radio commentator. A consistent count...
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S. K. Gurunathan
S. K. Gurunathan, (1 August 1908 – 5 May 1966), was a sports journalist and one of the pioneers of cricket statistics in India.Gurunathan started his journalistic career in the advertisement section o...
Richie Benaud
Richard "Richie" Benaud, OBE (/ˈbɛnoʊ/; born 6 October 1930), is a former Australian cricketer who, since his retirement from international cricket in 1964, has become a highly regarded commentator on...
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