Playing the Game?
Cricket's Tarnished Ideals from Bodyline to the Present
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Playing the Game? looks at the changing ethics of cricket, from the infamous Bodyline series of 1932/33 to the present day. After decades of sledging, intimidatory bowling, blatant gamesmanship and dissent, the MCC adopted 'The Spirit of Cricket' in 2000. While the concept is a noble one, its impact has so far been limited.