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The D’Oliveira affair: read The Cricketer from 1968

The death of Basil D’Oliveira has recalled the tumultuous events of 1968, when England’s tour of apartheid South Africa was called off due to the all-rounder’s eventual inclusion in the squad. The Cricketer magazine covered the story in great depth, … Continue reading

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The Times supports our Village Cup

It’s the cricket cup that offers village amateurs the chance of fulfilling their dreams – walking through the Long Room to play at Lord’s. The National Village Cup was launched by The Cricketer 40 years ago and to celebrate, The … Continue reading

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Andrew Strauss reviews the year with Simon Hughes: live broadcast

So we’re done! If you missed it, don’t panic. Watch below. It was genuinely good stuff – you will not be wasting your time. Not as good repro as an Ashes DVD but much more interesting. And your questions were … Continue reading

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