The Wit of Cricket

  • by Dickie Bird, Henry Blofeld, Brian Johnston
  • Narrated by Dickie Bird, Henry Blofeld, Brian Johnston
  • 1 hrs and 12 mins
  • original_recording Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Recorded live in front of appreciative theatre audiences, here are dozens of hilarious stories about legendary Test cricketers such as Richie Benaud, Ian Botham, Geoffrey Boycott, Michael Holding and Fred Trueman, as well as some of the most famous gaffes and practical jokes carried out by the commentary team on BBC Radio's Test Match Special. Enjoy three of the best storytellers in the business as they prove that cricket is a funny game, even when rain stops play!


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A must for cricket lovers and listeners alike

Hilarious stories from the cricketing world, from both sides. A must for any lover of the game.
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- William Carse-Austen

Delicious Nostalgia!

Simply wonderfully nostalgic. Humorous, silly and FUN! The voices and stories bring back many happy memories.
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- Chris Slade

Book Details

  • Release Date: 06-07-2006
  • Publisher: Hodder Headline Limited