100 Greats : Canterbury Cricket
In this 125th Jubilee Year of cricket in Canterbury, Matthew Appleby surveys the 100 leading players, umpires, administrators and writers who have over the decades made this one of New Zealand's strongest provinces in the game. Canterbury Cricket: The 100 Greats is a fabulous record of sporting achievement for readers in and outside Canterbury.
- Paperback | 287 pages
- 215 x 240mm
- 27 Nov 2002
- Raupo Publishing (NZ) Ltd
- Auckland, New Zealand
Table of contents
Including: Walter Hadlee Curly Page Jack Kerr Ian Cromb Murray Chapple Bill Patrick the Reese brothers Gordon Leggat Graham Dowling Bevan Congdon Brian Hastings John Wright Sir Richard Hadlee Dayle Hadlee Lee Germon Chris Harris Stephen Fleming Chris Cairns Nathan Astle Geoff Allott Craig McMillan
About Matthew Appleby
Matthew Appleby was born in the Lake District of England and brought up on a diet of county and test cricket. A history graduate who has been a school teacher and a keen cricket coach, he now lives in Christchurch and works as a cricket writer for the world's leading cricket website, CricInfo, and for various local publications. Matthew is friends with a number of top cricketers in England and New Zealand.