David Mortimer looks at every Test match played at The Oval since the first in 1880. Full scorecards and match reports for every game are brought alive by the words of those who played, watched and organised some of the greatest ever Tests. David Mortimer has talked to some of the many great players who played at The Oval.
David Mortimer worked for the educational and overseas departments at Longman from 1960-1985 before moving to Macmillan then to BBC as Head of Publishing in the Education Directorate. His previous books include Classic Cricket Clangers and Classic Rugby Clangers (Robson). He lives in Sussex.