Cricket : All You Wanted to Know About the World Cup

Diptakirti Chaudhuri, Penguin, 2011, Pbk, 152 p, 42 illus, ISBN : 9780143331612, $11.00 (Includes free airmail shipping)

Cricket : All You Wanted to Know About the World Cup

Crazy about cricket? Mad about Mahi? Waiting with fingers crossed for the World Cup?

Here’s a book that will help you navigate your way through the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup. Filled with fun facts, quick and quirky history, tell-your-friends-about-it trivia, games, cartoons and information about key players, teams and even stadia, this is the ideal companion to enjoy the World Cup with!

So if you want to know: Who was the person who witnessed two ten-wicket hauls forty-three years apart How cricket got its name (Wooden planks, wicket gates and some Dutch is involved.) What were the highlights at each World Cup since 1979 Which 9 ODI records Sachin might break (Let's hope it is not the one for most runs on a losing side!) Cricket! is the book you must have!

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