Posts Tagged ‘Cricinfo’

For Cricinfo today Martin Williamson writes on the seventh and final rebel tour to South Africa. As with his previous piece on the 1982 tour, it will not be unfamiliar to Rebel Tours readers.

PS No such thing as bad publicity? Not Another Cricket Blog does not need to read The Rebel Tours to be filled with self-righteous indignation.


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As England’s tour of South Africa continues without incident, it is easy to forget that, two decades ago, a side of English players led by Mike Gatting was trudging a similar route across the country.

Martin Williamson reviews The Rebel Tours for Cricinfo today, awarding it four stars. Unless you’re talking luxury Dubai hotels, that’s a resounding recommendation.

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The rebel tours of South Africa that took place between 1982 and 1989 are events which, almost three decades on, still reflect badly on the game in general and those involved in particular.

Martin Williamson’s article for Cricinfo looks back to the ‘Dirty Dozen’ with the help of The Rebel Tours.

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