Derek Pringle is ultimately able to inform his tale of cricket within the 80s.
First selected through England while nonetheless at collage in 1982, Derek featured within the nationwide aspect for the subsequent eleven years. He performed 30 exams, forty four at some point Internationals, and seemed in 2 international Cups.
Inside the dressing room, and out at the pitch, Derek witnessed at the start hand an period of English cricket populated by way of characters equivalent to Botham, Gooch, Lamb, and Gower. An period to date faraway from contemporary relatively anodyne wearing atmosphere. And it wasn't simply at foreign point that the game lived existence to the complete. He was once an essential component of Essex's all conquering part that received the County Championship 6 occasions in addition to a variety of someday trophies.
packed with perception and adventure here's the tale of 1 of English cricket's such a lot tumultuous classes informed by means of a person who used to be there.
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