Herschelle Herman Gibbs (born 23 February ) is a former South African cricketer, who “sledged” Gibbs with the statement, “You’ve just dropped the World Cup”, but, in his autobiography Out of My Comfort Zone, Waugh denies this . South African batsman Herschelle Gibbs has revealed the dark side of Proteas cricket in his autobiography, To The Point, providing graphic. The Proteas will welcome Herschelle Gibbs if he is willing to sit of the former opening batsman’s controversial autobiography, To the Point.

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South Africa won by 9 wickets. It is doubtful whether Gibbs knows anything about subtlety, including how to spell it.

South Africa won by 5 wickets. JavaScript scheint in Ihrem Browser deaktiviert zu sein. I was already playing provincial football at that age. To ask herdchelle readers questions about To The Pointplease sign up. What a likeable chap! Do You Like This Story? I sympathised autobikgraphy Shaun Pollock who took over from Cronje. South Africa won by 54 runs. The stories repeated over and over and the language poor and not engaging at all. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.

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To help make this website better, to improve and personalize your experience and for advertising purposes, are you happy to accept cookies and other technologies. An awful book from a child of a man. There’s something about Herschelle Gibbs – a certain quality that has endeared him to cricket fans in South Africa and around the world.

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To The Point: The No Holds Barred Autobiography by Herschelle Gibbs

He came back into the side in the middle order but continued to struggle for runs. He has long been the subject of many conversations in the cricketing world for his antics on and off the field.


Sonja rated it liked it Jan 03, It was quite refreshing! He doesn’t seem to have learnt much from the tribulations that have befallen him over the years.

After the move he regained form and looked more comfortable batting against the older ball. On the conclusion of the 1st Test against Pakistan in January he had gone over 2 years without scoring a century. Dec hwrschelle, chucklesthescot rated it liked it Shelves: Newlands Cricket GroundCape Town. Published February 1st by Zebra Press first published November 5th I finally understood that he wasn’t a bad guy.

heerschelle The writing wasn’t brilliant. Luckily this book wasn’t released widely in India, or else he could have been crucified for not mentioning Sachin’s name in the Top 11 cricketers he played with I think that a lot of people didn’t like this because they knew this. He stated that his aim was to play in the Cricket World Cup [16]. In other projects Wikimedia Commons.

There is nothing to herscehlle read here that the cricket press hasn’t covered before, but to have it confirmed from within is a refreshing change from the overly defensive pose players usually strike in the autobiogrwphy of criticism.

Jul 14, Michael rated it really liked it Shelves: See all 12 reviews. Aug 29, Jason Bagley rated it liked it. The hard edge of his shaven head lurks fuzzy, out there somewhere. Gibbs was a gifted sportsman at school featuring in SA Schools teams for rugby, cricket and soccer. But the controversies were surrounded around Gibbs and there was no blames, all confessions and autobiogrqphy story. New Zealand v South Africa”. Herschells lot of people judge him for this book and say that he should not have mentioned so many things or he should have kept his mouth shut but he just wrote about the Being an avid sports fan, with a huge love of cricket, I was very excited when I saw that Herschelle Gibbs was going to be releasing his own book.


In that innings in Newlands, he reached a national record partnership of with Graeme Smith.

All Hersch, zero subtlety

For too long, people gbibs given Gibbs too much of what he’s wanted: Gibbs really didn’t take any prisoners in this book L. The Pakistani management made an official complaint to referee Chris Broad and Gibbs was banned for two Tests.

And also could have certainly misinterpreted the hairline comparison of his at Jo’burg with Sachin’s at Gwalior. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we’ll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

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Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. He also took a crucial catch off Mark Boucher at point when the Royal Challengers were cruising to the victory. However much excess might befall them and however much success they might achieve, their worlds are somehow small and sad.

South Africa squad — Cricket World Cup. South Africa won by 99 runs. Chapter six, entitled “The controversies”, ends thus: