Atherton's Ashes book. I don't read much on sport but was intrigued with the careful craft of former England skipper Mike Atherton's take on the 2009 Ashes series
Atherton's Ashes book. A compelling and insightful insider's perspective on the thrilling. I don't read much on sport but was intrigued with the careful craft of former England skipper Mike Atherton's take on the 2009 Ashes series. The book brings together his thoughts and observations on each of the five matches: the build up to each game, the balance of play and key moments. What is especially good is both teams were fairly equally balanced, so it came down to confidence and the ability to take the game away from the other team.
As a player, he won 115 caps for England, leading his country on a record 54 occasions
As a player, he won 115 caps for England, leading his country on a record 54 occasions. An excellent book, written by a man who has been there, knows what it is like to face the might of Australia, and to try to beat them at cricket.
With Australia having lost their invincible aura and an improving England side having home advantage, the 2009 Ashes series was always likely to be a gripping. Mass Market Paperback Paperback Hardcover Mass Market Paperback Paperback Hardcover.
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Michael Andrew Atherton OBE (born 23 March 1968) is a broadcaster, journalist and a former England international first-class cricketer. A right-handed opening batsman for Lancashire and England, and occasional leg-break bowler, he achieved the captaincy of England at the age of 25 and led the side in a record 54 Test matches.
Michael Atherton's last Ashes series was in England in 2001, where Australia won the series 4-.
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