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

Issue 20 – out now

Matt Thacker introduces the new issue and celebrates five years of The Nightwatchman.

Editor’s choice – issue 19

Issue 19, a TMS special edition, is out on September 10. Here’s a sneak preview in the form of Simon Barnes on John Arlott…

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.