Essex Cricket’s history has been laced with thrilling run-chases, heroic failures, devastating bowling spells and explosive batting feats.
Now, for the first time, 60 of the most memorable matches involving the Club have been chronicled in one book.
’60 Classic Essex Matches’ encapsulates the spirit of being an Essex supporter as it recounts the ups and downs of following the County over the course of its illustrious history.
With appreciations and recollections of some of the Club’s earliest star performers, exclusive interviews with more recent Essex heroes – such as Graham Gooch, Mark Ilott, Ronnie Irani and Paul Prichard – along with the stars of the current team - including James Foster, Ravi Bopara and Alastair Cook - this really is a must-read for Essex fans of all ages.
Including never-before-seen photographs from the Essex Cricket archive, each match is covered across two pages with a full scorecard and a comprehensive account of why that fixture deserves its place in ’60 Classic Essex Matches’.
Co-written by Tony Debenham, Paul Hiscock and Greg Lansdowne, ’60 Classic Essex Matches’ is the ideal companion for all Essex devotees.