The Nightwatchman - The Wisden Cricket Quarterly

The Nightwatchman
What do they know of cricket who only cricket know?
CLR James
The Nightwatchman is a quarterly collection of essays and long-form articles from Wisden
Novelists, historians, poets, cricket journalists, students, or indeed anyone with something interesting to say about the beautiful game

Issue 21 of The Nightwatchman is now available to purchase in both print and e-book formats.

Editor’s choice – issue 21

Managing Editor Matt Thacker makes his selection from the Spring 2018 issue

Jim Maxwell tribute – 45 years and counting

Adam Collins on the Australian master commentator.

Myths, legends and pre-historic cricket bats

Tom Holland hosts a lecture exploring the case of the Piltdown Man and his cricket bat at the School of Advanced Studies.