Batsmen (S)

United Kingdom, 1983

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Episode number 1 of Series “Benson and Hedges golden greats of cricket”.
A comprehensive history of the game of cricket tracing the games’ development from the early nineteenth century to the present. The first part examines the careers of the most reknowned of international cricket batsmen including W. G. Grace, George Headley, Leonard Hutton, Bradman, Kapi Dev, Clive Lloyd, Ian Botham and Viv Richards. The video uses archival and television footage from the largest cricket and/or media libraries in the world.

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