The beloved Blowers regales us with an alphabet of cricketing terms and anecdotes that is both highly informative and uproariously entertaining. Cementing the commentator’s status as a legendary raconteur and storyteller, My A-Z of Cricket is the perfect present for any cricket obsessive this Christmas.
Legendary cricket broadcaster Henry Blofeld takes the reader on a journey from A-Z through the world of cricket.
In his trademark charming style, Blowers goes through the alphabet, explaining some of the puzzling cricket terminology and regaling his favourite anecdotes from his fifty years in the sport, covering the most important moments in the sport's history as well as the most entertaining and amusing.
The book will also contain a glossary for those who want to make sure they know their googlys from their bouncers.
This gift book is perfect for fans of cricket who want to understand the sport from Henry's unique point of view, it is a humorous and entertaining jaunt through the cricket landscape.
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Number of pages: 368
Weight: 620 g
Dimensions: 158 x 236 x 36 mm