The Secret Game: Tales of Scottish Cricket

The Secret Game: Tales of Scottish Cricket

by Jake Perry


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A Scot once held the record for the highest individual score. A Scottish cricket club was once the best village team in Britain. Contrary to popular belief, Hadrian's Wall does not mark the furthest extent of the cricketing world.Join Jake Perry on a journey through the history of Caledonian cricket. Relive the days when cricket icons like WG Grace and Don Bradman played on Scottish wickets. Discover how home-grown talent like James Stewart Carrick and Leslie Balfour-Melville contributed to the world game. Uncover the Scottish roots of Archie Jackson and Douglas Jardine.From Test superstars to village cricketers, The Secret Game explores the little-known cricket stories found north of the border.

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ISBN-13: 9781999777463
Publisher: Chequered Flag Publishing
Publication date: 05/01/2020
Pages: 194
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.41(d)

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