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The D"Oliveira affair

Basil D"Oliveira

The D"Oliveira affair

by Basil D"Oliveira

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Published by Collins in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • D"Oliveira, Basil -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Basil D"Oliveira; foreword by Colin Cowdrey.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV915.D/
    The Physical Object
    Pagination183p.,plate :
    Number of Pages183
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21988784M
    ISBN 100002111624
    OCLC/WorldCa116571

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    The D’Oliveira Affair. Main article: D’Oliveira affair. South African cricket officials in realised that the inclusion of D’Oliveira in the England squad would lead to the cancellation of the tour, and probable exclusion of South Africa from Test cricket.   The D’Oliveira Affair In , South African cricket officials, realising that the inclusion of D’Oliveira would lead to the cancellation of the tour and probable exclusion from Test cricket, exerted pressure on the MCC hierarchy and the decision not to pick him was felt by opponents of apartheid to be a way of keeping cricket links with.


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Fifty years ago, on 23rd Augustthe South African-born, olive-skinned cricketer Basil D’Oliveira, affectionately known as Dolly, completed a score of (after being dropped four times), while representing England against Australia in the final Test at the Oval.

Basil D'Oliveira is the author of The D'oliveira Affair ( avg rating, 3 ratings, 1 review, published ), Time to Declare The DOliveira affair book avg rating, 2 ratin /5(1). Robert Steen, The D'Oliveira Affair: cricket, 'race' and politics,Palgrave Macmillan reproduced with permission of Palgrave Macmillan.

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About D'Oliveira's own story of his call-up to the England party and the scandal of South Africa's apartheid cricket and the British tour. With an introduction and foreword by Colin Cowdrey. The story comes to its climax in the so-called D'Oliveira Affair ofwhen John Vorster, the South African Prime Minister, banned the touring MCC side because of the inclusion of a black man.

This episode marked the start of the twenty-year sporting isolation of South Africa that ended only with the collapse of apartheid itself. TY - GEN. T1 - MCC, English Complicity and The D'Oliveira Affair.

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Alan Ross, the Observer's cricket correspondent in the s, accused the MCC of 'a sad political blunder' when they omitted D'Oliveira from the England squad to tour apartheid South Africa.Additional Physical Format: Online version: D'Oliveira, Basil, D'Oliveira affair.

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