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 11 of The Nightwatchman is now available to purchase in both print and e-book formats

Free sampler

New to The Nightwatchman? We’ve put together an anthology of extracts from our first three years. Click the headline above to find out more and download a PDF for free.

Issue 11

The eleventh issue of The Nightwatchman is out now. This issue may, using batting order parlance, be last man in for our first XI but we trust its contribution to the total will be no less significant for that fact…

Editor’s choice

Editor Tanya Aldred makes her selection from the Autumn 2015 issue: Hugh Chevalier’s piece reflecting on the similarities between the sad tales of Ben Stroud and Philip Hughes.