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.
John Nyren
John Nyren (15 December 1764, Hambledon, Hampshire – 30 June 1837, Bromley-by-Bow, London) was an English cricketer and author. Nyren made 16 known appearances in first-class cricket from 1787 ...
Dick Brittenden
Richard Trevor Brittenden MBE (22 August 1919 – 10 June 2002) was from the 1950s to the 1980s New Zealand's most prominent cricket writer.
Brittenden was educated at Christchurch Boys High School,...
Stuart Hess
Stuart Hess is the chief cricket correspondent of the Independent newspaper group in South Africa, and the only journalist it sent out for the Proteas' historic visit to Australia in 2008-09.
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...
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...
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...
Clifford Bax
Clifford Bax (13 July 1886 – 18 November 1962) was a versatile English writer, known particularly as a playwright, a journalist, critic and editor, and a poet, lyricist and hymn writer. He also was a ...
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 ...
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...
Geoff Lawson (cricketer)
Geoffrey Francis Lawson, OAM (born 7 December 1957) is a former Australian cricketer and the former coach of the Pakistan cricket team.Nicknamed "Henry" after the Australian poet, Lawson was a fast bo...
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...
Sydney Pardon
Sydney Herbert Pardon (23 September 1855 – 20 November 1925) was a sports journalist who was the editor of Wisden Cricketers' Almanack for 35 editions, from 1891 until his death. His father was the jo...
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...
Pelham Warner
Sir Pelham Francis Warner MBE (2 October 1873 – 30 January 1963), affectionately and better known as Plum Warner or "the Grand Old Man" of English cricket, was a Test cricketer.
Warner was born in...
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...
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...