The Cricket War: The Story of Kerry Packer's World Series Cricket by Gideon Haigh
English | Jan. 9, 2018 | ISBN: 1472950631 | 168 Pages | ePub | 6 MB
One of The Times' 50 Greatest Sports Books
In May 1977, the cricket world awoke to discover that a thirty-nine-year-old Sydney Businessman called Kerry Packer had signed thirty-five elite international players for his own televised 'World Series'. The Cricket War is the definitive account of the split that changed the game on the field and on the screen.