BOOK SIGNING: New biography of Maurice Tate04-Jul-2013
Justin Parkinson, the author of a new biography of Sussex's greatest ever player as voted in 2003, will be holding an official launch event at the club's museum at The BrightonandHoveJobs.com County Ground, Hove on Wednesday, 17th July - the first day of the LV=County Championship game against Middlesex.
The BBC Journalist and former Argus reporter will be signing copies of Then Came Massacre: The Story of Maurice Tate, Cricket's Smiling Destroyer during the lunch and tea intervals.
Tate was, for many years, the world's greatest bowler and a firm favourite with the Sussex fans for his huge smile and even bigger feet. He took almost 3,000 first-class wickets was voted Sussex's best player of all time after the club's first Championship win in 2003. The book looks at his dramatic life and record-breaking Sussex and England career.
Click HERE for the link to the Amazon page for the new book.