The Nightwatchman - The Wisden Cricket Quarterly

The Nightwatchman
What do they know of cricket who only cricket know?
CLR James
The NW
A quarterly collection of essays and long-form articles, published by Wisden and on sale here and now
Novelists, historians, poets, cricket journalists, students, or indeed anyone with something interesting to say about the beautiful game

Issue 5 of The Nightwatchman is now available to purchase.

Issue 5

In the fifth issue of The Nightwatchman, out on 3 March, we’ve the usual leg spinner’s over of an issue – full of flight, guile and variation. There’s a focus on memory and time passing as Chris Ryan wonders what happens…

Editor’s choice

Our newly installed co-editor Anjali Doshi makes her selection from Issue 5. We’ll only publish one article from each edition on the website, but you can see the rest if you subscribe or buy an individual issue or bundle. Anjali…

Rave reviews

“The Nightwatchman is a triumph. Left-field, laugh-out-loud funny and highly intelligent. A gem.” Ed Smith The Nightwatchman has been around for a few months now and we’ve published four issues. People have been saying some nice things about us. Here…