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A History Of Cricket - Double DVD Pack

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Product description

The legndary David Gower presents over 100 years of the greatest moments in world cricket. The programme starts with early flickering images of the great WG Grace and ends with England's sensational Ashes triumph in 2005.
We look at the incredible careers of Jack Hobbs, Wally hammond, Denis Compton and Len Huton, with a special feature on the best of them all, Don Bradman.
There's extraordinary footage from the notorious 1932 Bodyline series and the wonderful scenes at The Oval as Len Hutton's England team won the Ashes after 20 years of trying.
We see Jim Laker's best ever figures of 9 for 37 and 10 for 53 against the Australians at The Oval in 1956 before looking at Fred Truman's 300th Test wicket in 1961.
The Ashes plays a prominent roll with David Steele's heroic in 1975 featured as well as an extended look at the 1981 series and the unforgettable feats of Botham and Willis.
Interspersed are highlights of the Cricket World Cup, England's dramatic victory in the dark of Karachi in 2001, Pakistan's retaliation in 2005, the amazing Test series between India and Australia in 2001 and a look at the domestic One Day competitions with Gloucestershire's four consecutive Lord's victories.
There is more than enough action to satisfy the most demanding of armchair fans so sit, take guard and enjoy!

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Classification:
Non-classified
Condition:
New & sealed
Display format:
4:3
Genre:
Sport
Region:
2

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The legndary David Gower presents over 100 years of the greatest moments in world cricket. The programme starts with early flickering images of the great WG Grace and ends with England's sensational Ashes triumph in 2005.
We look at the incredible careers of Jack Hobbs, Wally hammond, Denis Compton and Len Huton, with a special feature on the best of them all, Don Bradman.
There's extraordinary footage from the notorious 1932 Bodyline series and the wonderful scenes at The Oval as Len Hutton's England team won the Ashes after 20 years of trying.
We see Jim Laker's best ever figures of 9 for 37 and 10 for 53 against the Australians at The Oval in 1956 before looking at Fred Truman's 300th Test wicket in 1961.
The Ashes plays a prominent roll with David Steele's heroic in 1975 featured as well as an extended look at the 1981 series and the unforgettable feats of Botham and Willis.
Interspersed are highlights of the Cricket World Cup, England's dramatic victory in the dark of Karachi in 2001, Pakistan's retaliation in 2005, the amazing Test series between India and Australia in 2001 and a look at the domestic One Day competitions with Gloucestershire's four consecutive Lord's victories.
There is more than enough action to satisfy the most demanding of armchair fans so sit, take guard and enjoy!

Classification:
Non-classified
Condition:
New & sealed
Display format:
4:3
Genre:
Sport
Region:
2

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