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Famous cricket grounds

Laurence Meynell

Famous cricket grounds

a brief history of some of the famous grounds in England: together with an account of their more notable games and incidents and the celebrated personalities connected with them.

by Laurence Meynell

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Published by Phoenix House in London .
Written in English


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Pagination255p. :
Number of Pages255
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Open LibraryOL23129896M

Known the world over as being one of the most picturesque cricket grounds in the world and home of the famous Bradman Collection. Adelaide Oval Cricket tour takes visitors behind the scenes of this iconic ground, where cricketing greats like Bradman, Tendulkar, Hobbs and Hadlee made history. Cricket World's Around The Grounds feature is a weekly showcase of the best tweets from the world of club cricket and beyond. Latest Around The Grounds. Around the Grounds - September


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