By Brian Levison
This crucial better half for all cricket fanatics files the illustrious historical past of the gentleman's video game. it really is filled packed with attention-grabbing feats, sticky wickets and interesting trivialities, so no matter if you don't like cricket, you'll love this.
From the worst batsman on this planet to the list innings that nearly wasn't, this compelling selection of balls, bails, bats and blockholes is certain to enthral.
The notable and notable evidence sequence offers fascinating, extraordinary and little-known proof and tales a couple of wide variety of issues that are certain to tell, take in and entertain in equivalent degree.
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Amazing & Extraordinary Facts: Cricket (Amazing & Extraordinary Facts) by Brian Levison