Crispin Andrews

I write for the Cricketer, Cricinfo, Inside Cricket, Backspin, the Nightwatchman, All Out Cricket, SA Cricket Magazine, the Cricket Paper and many more.

Barry Richards,  Gordon Greenidge, Greg Chappell,   Kevin Pietersen, Steve Waugh, Kumar Sangakkara, Clive Rice, Mike Procter, Allan Donald, Courtney Walsh, Muttiah Muralitharan.  Chris Gayle would get in, if it was a one dayer. Brian Close, Ray Illingworth and David Steele would probably find a place for themselves, if they were picking the team. All players I've interviewed.

I write features, interviews, news items, coaching pieces, opinion pieces and analysis. Also crossovers........

Did you know, for instance, that Sir Arthur Conan Doyle once got W.G. Grace out with a donkey drop? Or  that the ghost of Douglas Jardine is supposed to have appeared in the Lord's Long Room. The day after Jardine died. 

A few years ago, two German cricket teams  played a match on Heligoland, an island with no cars, pollen or cricket pitches. Jack Hobbs opened the bowling for Idle Cricket Club in the Bradford League during the First World War. And if Dickie Bird Ruled the World,  he'd make Yorkshire the capital..

 I was shortlisted for best print writer  at British Society Magazine Editors Rising Stars 2016.

I also won a TABPI (Trade Association of Business Publishers International) Gold Award for Best Special Section as part of the E&T team who produced theJames Bond Spectre special

A few recent pieces

Bradford League First World War.pdf Bradford League First World War.pdf
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Ian Chappell My Favourite Cricketer.pdf Ian Chappell My Favourite Cricketer.pdf
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World Series Cricket.pdf World Series Cricket.pdf
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Rebel cricket in South Africa.pdf Rebel cricket in South Africa.pdf
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Readers Digest refugee cricket project.pdf Readers Digest refugee cricket project.pdf
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Cricket in Germany the Nightwatchman.pdf Cricket in Germany the Nightwatchman.pdf
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