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Basil D'Oliveira: Cricket and Controversy

by Peter Oborne

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A biography of Basil D'Oliveira, a black South African who defied incredible odds and came to play cricket for England. This is a story of the conquest of racial prejudice, which comes to its climax in the so-called D'Oliveira Affair of 1968, which marked the start of the 20-year sporting isolation of South Africa.… (more)

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