Lunchtime Medley: Writings on West Indian Cricket
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Lunchtime Medley: Writings on West Indian Cricket

By Mervyn Morris and Jimmy Carnegie
US$ 9.99
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Book Description

A most interesting and unusual anthology, Lunchtime Medley: Writings on West Indian Cricket brings together a range of pieces related to West indian Cricket. Selected by poet and critic Mervyn Morris and sports historian Jimmy Carnegie, it samples outstanding fiction, drama, poetry, calypsoes, humour, social analysis as well as memorable cricket reporting and commentary.
The collection will reward sports fans and anyone interested in West Indian Culture.

Table of Contents
  • Table of Contents
  • Acknowledgements
  • INTRODUCTION
  • A TOAST TO CRICKET
  • LEARIE CONSTANTINE
  • HEADLEY AND THE LEG TRAP
  • GEORGE HEADLEY
  • THE BLACK BRADMAN
  • A LITTLE BLACK MAN
  • MORE THAN A GAME
  • EPILOGUE AND APOTHEOSIS
  • BEYOND A BOUNDARY
  • THE THREE Ws
  • THE CRICKET MATCH
  • VICTORY TEST MATCH
  • THE NEW AGE
  • THIS BAJAN DENIS DESERVES HIS DUE
  • THE BOYFROM BAYSTREET
  • EnglandV. WestIndies(1963)
  • KANHAI:A STUDY INCONFIDENCE
  • FOGGY
  • NEGLECTEDFASTBOWLERSFROM THELEEWARDS
  • THE RITUAL OF CRICKET
  • SUNDAY CRICKET
  • CLIVE HUBERT LLOYD
  • KERRY PACKER
  • THE PACKER DISPUTE
  • THE PROFESSIONALISM IN GARY SOBERS
  • A QUITE SPECIAL OVER
  • QUICK BALL MAN
  • LAWRENCE ROWE
  • VIV RICHARDS
  • TEST MATCH SABINA PARK
  • MORAL SUPPORT
  • RALLY ROUND THE WEST INDIES
  • GREENIDGE AND HAYNES
  • WEST INDIES RETAIN WORRELL TROPHY (1988)
  • ONE RUN AT ADELAIDE(1993)
  • BRIAN LARA, 1994
  • CURTLY AMBROSE, 1994
  • MY ALL TIME WEST INDIAN CRICKET SQUAD(1994)
  • MIND OF THE SERIES
  • ALADO SEANADRA
  • SIMOES’ FIRST CRICKET TEST (1995)
  • HOW I WONTHE THIRD TEST AT CHANDIGARH
  • A PLAYERS’ REVOLT
  • VIEW FROM THE GEORGE HEADLEY STAND, SABINA
  • THE UMPIRE
  • ME AN’CRICKET
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