By Leo McKinstry

ISBN-10: 0007375441

ISBN-13: 9780007375448

Few sleek British sportsmen have involved the general public greater than Geoff Boycott. during this first complete and balanced account of Boycott's existence - totally up to date to incorporate his conflict opposed to melanoma - award-winning writer Leo McKinstry lifts the lid on one among cricket?s nice enigmatic characters. A record-breaking attempt cricketer and acerbic commentator, Geoff Boycott hasn't ever been far-off from controversy in the course of his lengthy profession within the video game. in response to meticulous learn and interviews with a bunch of gamers, attempt captains, officers, broadcasters, neighbors and enemies, this definitive biography cuts in the course of the Boycott fable to show the reality approximately this charismatic, single-minded and sometimes exasperating character. What used to be Boycott like as a schoolboy? How did his England cricket colleagues resembling Graham Gooch, Dennis Amiss and Brian shut think approximately him as somebody? Why used to be he so unpopular in his early occupation for Yorkshire? and what's the true fact in regards to the relationships...

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