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Cricket"s great all-rounders

Kersi Meher-Homji

Cricket"s great all-rounders

by Kersi Meher-Homji

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Published by New Holland in Sydney .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cricket players -- Miscellanea

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 304-306) and index.

    StatementKersi Meher-Homji ; foreword by Alan Davidson.
    GenreMiscellanea
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV915 .M42 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination312 p. :
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23637577M
    ISBN 109781741106428
    LC Control Number2009459252

      How Sport Inspires Not just a great commentator: Tony Greig overcame epilepsy to become a world-class all-rounder For many a cricket fan, . Cricket's Great All-Rounders Kersi Meher-Homji is an Australian journalist, author and biographer. He writes often for The Sydney Morning Herald, and his most notable biography is The Waugh Twins (), about Steve and Mark Waugh. He is of Indian Parsi descent and the nephew of former cricketer Khershed Meherhomji.

    The Little Book of Cricket encapsulates the often hilarious, sometimes sombre and occasionally downright bizarre quotes as the greats of the game, from Don Bradman to Steve Waugh and Ian Botham to Freddie Flintoff, all describe their beloved sport in their own words. Top 10 greatest all-rounders in cricket history discounts: Don't miss out on great deals. Ad AliExpress referred to as the 'bits and pieces' players, the all-rounders' group is an elite.

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Kersi Meher-Homji has recently released a book, titled ‘Cricket’s Great All-Rounders’ which seeks to redress this gap within the literature. Kersi is an Australian based cricket author who has written 12 books including ‘Dramatic Debuts and Swan Songs’, ‘Famous Cricketing Families’, ‘Heroes of Tests’, ‘Six Appeal’ and ‘The Waugh Twins’.

Cricket's great all-rounders. [Kersi Meher-Homji] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Kersi Meher-Homji. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Sobers, Imran, Botham, Kapil, Hadlee, Flintoff, Pollock, Kallis there have been many great all-rounders in Test cricket.

It is easy to name all-rounders, of course, but it is far less easy to pick the best of the lot. Some are terrific batsmen but less splendid with the ball. Others are truly great bowlers who also flourished when batting. A book on Ben Stokes' life will feature many such paragraphs, but the ones which he says will be at the latter end of the book will be as important as those in the beginning.

They all make up the complex figure that Ben Stokes is, and to not recognise the value each side of him adds to the other would be a foolish mistake.

Being a dressing-room attendant for the mighty West Indies in his teens, which sparked an enduring friendship between the game’s greatest all-rounders Appearing as an overseas pro in County cricket in the 70s – and ruining a good suit with an impromptu game of rugby. Test Cricket has witnessed some of the greatest All-rounders ever since it's inception.

I'll try and list some of the greatest All-rounders from each nation. Jacques Kallis of South Africa. Undoubtedly the finest all rounders ever that the long.

Ben Stokes knows he is indispensable to the England team and knows that he is one of the best all-rounders of all time, and that's what makes him great. Published 23 JulIST. Cricket, the great all-rounders: studies of ten of the finest all-rounders of cricket history.

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For the rest of us, let's just kick back and enjoy. Jacques Kallis, Shahid Afridi and Shakib Al Hasan are only three all-rounders in the history of international cricket to re runs and take wickets across all three formats. [25] InShakib Al Hasan of Bangladesh became the first, and so far only, cricketer in history to be ranked the No.1 all-rounder by ICC in its Player.

With a readable mix of anecdotes, commentary and statistics, Jacques Kallis and 12 Other Great South African All-Rounders is the first book about these multitalented heroes of cricket. A very special feature of the book is the inclusion of the careers of four black allrounders who were unable to play for national teams because of their s: 4.

In 35 libraries. The first book to profile all-rounders in Tests and one-day internationals. From the moustached George Giffen of the 's and Nugget Miller, to Andrew Flintoff and the dreadlocked Andrew Symonds of the 's. Cricket players.; Cricket players - Miscellanea.; Cricket players.

I have just published my 12th cricket book, Cricket's Great first book of its kind in the world, it covers three centuries and nine countries. It profiles batting bowling all-rounders at Test and ODI levels as also wicketkeeper-batsmen in Test cricket. All four other all-rounders perform worse away from home than at home.

Apart from Shakib, the difference is huge in batting and bowling averages. Players such as Jadeja and Holder struggle with the ball away from home – their bowling averages rise by and respectively outside their own country. Regularly placed at or near the top of lists of “best cricket books ever”, this is a compelling mixture of memoir, history, polemic and technical analysis, all.

Cricket News: Over 12 editions, the Indian Premier League (IPL) has provided a great platform for all-rounders in cricket's shortest format to showcase their talent. Statsguru, ESPNCricinfo's searchable cricket statistics database. Batting and bowling.

runs and wickets; runs and 20 wickets in a series. To have that and the ability to bat at five, six and seven in ODIs and Test cricket and have an average in the ’30s is great,” he added.

The former Aussie cricketer chose West Indies’ Andre Russell, Australia’s Shane Watson and Pakistan’s Shahid Afridi as the best all-rounders for T20 cricket. From Geoff Giffen of the 's and Nugget Miller, to Freddie Flintoff and the dreadlocked Andrew Symonds of the s, this is the first book to profile all-rounders in Tests and One-Day Internationals.

In the foreword Alan Davidson says that the book ma.Book and Jacket appear to have hardly been read and are both in Fine condition throughout. Publishers Description: "Cricket's Great All- Rounders" is the first book to profile all-rounders in Tests and in one-day internationals.

From the mustached George Gliffen of the s and 'Nugget' Miller, to 'Freddie' Flintoff and dreadlocked Andrew. The newly-crowned No 1 all-rounder in world cricket is at the peak of How England’s great all-rounders compare His list of match-turning performances is in danger of becoming a book .