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Tony Greig on life as the businessman cricketer

Cricketers have never had it so financially good and Tony Greig, captain of courage and controversy in the 1970s, may be hailed now as their champion. He is still the arch professional, as Crispin Andrews discovered in the December 2011 … Continue reading

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Controversy magnet: Tony Greig’s colourful career

“I was out there every night to give the press the quotes they wanted. It was only a matter of time before I put my foot in it.” Tony Greig’s reflects on ‘grovelling’ and other business with Crispin Andrews, in … Continue reading

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The XI cricketing legal wrangles

“’Nearly every village has its own cricket field where the young men play and the old men watch,’ said the judge Lord Denning … The Millers managed to get a High Court injunction against Lintz Cricket Club playing after receiving … Continue reading

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