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Wisden Cricket Monthly – Issue 8


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  • Cover story – Heather Knight, Tammy Beaumont and Nat Sciver – three players who played starring roles in England’s World Cup triumph last summer – reflect on that life-changing final at Lord’s, the impact it’s had on them personally and in a wider context, and where the team and women’s cricket in general goes next
  • Feature – Ahead of his first tour since being made Australia’s captain across all formats, Tim Paine speaks to Adam Collins about his peculiar career, the extraordinary circumstances surrounding his appointment and rediscovering his love of the game in the English shires
  • The Club Debate – Rich Evans investigates why so many teenagers fall out of love with club cricket, and what can be done to keep them interested
  • Elsewhere in issue 8 – Jonathan Liew says Australia’s decision to cancel Bangladesh’s Test tour exposes the inequity of Test cricket; Colin Graves tells Phil Walker, “I have no ego”; Kumar Sangakkara reflects on the genius of AB de Villiers; Elizabeth Ammon reports on the month in county cricket; Tim Wigmore argues the IPL now offers entertainment and unpredictability that is often lacking at international level; and Daniel Gallan explores why the age of athlete activism is yet to make its mark in cricket

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