Social History of Sport

The Story of an African Game

Out of print. Available second hand at Abe Books:

THE STORY OF AN AFRICAN GAME is a ground-breaking book, the first to cover in detail the history and experiences of black African cricketers in South Africa. Published in 2003, 195 years after the first recorded game of cricket in South Africa country was played at the Green Point Common, Cape Town, in 1808. 

This book foundamentally shifts the way we look at South Africa's cricket history and help us understand where the game is heading in the future.

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