£1 from every copy of the book sold will go to 'The Dickie Bird Foundation' Charity. This book is also available as an ebook.
|The Cricket Quiz Book
Adam Pearson, Alan Finch and Chris Cowlin
Dickie Bird MBE
Sorry this book is Out Of Print
Brief Description: Did you know that cricket is the second most popular sport in the world and has been an established team sport for centuries, with more than 100 cricket-playing nations now recognised by the International Cricket Council? No doubt those questions haven’t left cricket aficionados remotely stumped, but be prepared to be caught out by the 1,000 leg-breaking quiz questions in this book.
Your innings will require you to recall facts and figures relating to every possible aspect of the game of cricket from players to umpires and national to international matches, together with all kinds of trivia, so you could very easily find yourself in a real spin and may need to enlist the help of friends to bail you out before a sneaky Chinaman bowls you over, slips you up or reduces you to a pile of ashes.
Whether you find yourself top of the batting order or limping with a square leg, this book, with a fitting foreword by Dickie Bird, contains a wealth of knowledge about the sport that is guaranteed to enthral all cricket fans, and questions that will stimulate fond memories and friendly debates for many an entertaining hour.
About the Author:
Adam Pearson: Adam Pearson was born in 1966 in Hoo, near Rochester in Kent. He has spent most of his life on the Isle of Wight, but also lived in Penarth in Cardiff for a four-year period. His spare time is spent with his wife and two daughters in Cowes, following Southampton Football Club with a passion and, of course, writing. Adam's published books are 'The Diary of an Unwilling Virgin' and 'The Official Southampton Quiz Book', 'The England Quiz Book' and 'The Official Leicester City Quiz Book', all published by Apex Publishing Ltd.
Alan Finch: Alan Finch has been a cricket fan for over 25 years. Finch lives in Essex and this is his first published book.
Chris Cowlin: Chris Cowlin has compiled many quiz books and has raised thousands of pounds for various charities with the sales of his books. He has compiled books on football (various clubs), cricket, the Carry On films and television.
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