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Uncertain Corridors: Writings on Modern Cricket

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Five years ago, Australia's cricket team led the world, holding the World Cup, the Ashes, and the Border-Gavaskar and Frank Worrell trophies. Today, it languishes in mid-table and cricket itself is regarded as in crisis.

How did we go so wrong?

Gideon Haigh has had a front-row seat during that decline and Uncertain Corridors collects the best of his despatches, narrating the
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Kindle Edition, 278 pages
Published November 20th 2013 by e-penguin (first published January 1st 2013)
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Jan 14, 2015 Andrew rated it really liked it
Great insight into the politics behind cricket. As a collection of articles it can be a little disjointed and not everyone will find it interesting, but an excellent read for any cricket tragic like myself
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Nov 08, 2016 Murray rated it really liked it
Haigh is one of the best and most knowledgeable cricket writers going around and while some of the columns here are a little dated, they're still worth reading - especially the longer pieces.
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A bit curmudgeonly (I really don't understand the reverence for the test match) yet highly informed and entertaining survey on the recent state of cricket, both in the grounds and behind the scenes.
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Gideon Clifford Jeffrey Davidson Haigh (born 29 December 1965) is an English-born Australian journalist, who writes about sport (especially cricket) and business. He was born in London, raised in Geelong, and now lives in Melbourne.

Haigh began his career as a journalist, writing on business for The Age newspaper from 1984 to 1992 and for The Australian from 1993 to 1995. He has since contributed t
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