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

The birth of The Pinch Hitter

The Pinch Hitter is a new, fortnightly digital magazine, produced in association with the Nightwatchman.

Read The Nightwatchman for free

At this uncertain and turbulent time, we have decided to open our archives to support and show solidarity with cricket-lovers across the globe.

Out now: Issue 29 (Spring 2020)

Managing editor Matt Thacker introduces the latest issue of The Nightwatchman