By Graeme Fowler
With riotous tales of lifestyles on England excursions, partying with Ian Botham and Elton John, mixed with a relocating account of his conflict with mental-health matters, Graeme Fowler's totally Foxed is a cricket memoir in contrast to the other. obvious by means of many as a maverick, happy-go-lucky determine, Fowler grew to become a highly influential trainer, and is without doubt one of the most unique thinkers in regards to the video game. He's battled and received opposed to the easiest spinners in India, and the quickest bowlers from the West Indies - he's even came across himself on the centre of a tabloid typhoon.
during this booklet, he appears again over his forty years within the expert online game, spending sixteen years at the county circuit with Lancashire and Durham, and 3 years as an England foreign - a interval that was once minimize brief via a life-threatening damage. He that with a spell engaged on try out fit specified, earlier than working the Durham Centre of Excellence for 18 years. Alastair Campbell offers an Afterword within which he commends Fowler's aid for others being affected by mental-health difficulties; Fowler's personal reports should still offer aid and notion for these facing comparable difficulties.
In his Foreword, lifelong pal Sir Ian Botham describes Fowler as 'one of the gutsiest I ever encountered', but additionally issues out how he 'made a dressing room tick'. these components of braveness, wisdom and humour are all found in totally Foxed - a very unmissable learn.
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