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Elitism in cricket: a history

Duncan Stone argues that classism and racism have held back England’s summer sport for decades

Published: January 26, 2022 at 12:04 pm
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Duncan Stone talks to Spencer Mizen about cricket’s history of elitism – a story that, he contends, has long seen the rich and powerful dominate the sport’s evolution and image.


Duncan Stone is the author of Different Class: The Untold Story of English Cricket (Repeater, 2022)


Spencer MizenProduction Editor, BBC History Magazine

Spencer is production editor of BBC History Magazine


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