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Peter Roebuck 1956-2011

This website is dedicated to the memory of Peter Roebuck, the finest cricket writer and commentator of his generation.

Articles by Peter Roebuck

Peter Roebuck, Adelaide Oval 1994

Fear Not: Caribbean has World Cup Under Control

Fears that the World Cup taking place in the West Indies next autumn will be a debacle have been laid to rest. Far from falling behind in their preparations, the organisers are months ahead of schedule and expect to have everything in place before the end of the year.


Peter Roebuck

Time to Sack Ponting

Ricky Ponting must be sacked as captain of the Australian cricket team. If Cricket Australia cares a fig for the tattered reputation of our national team in our national sport it will not for a moment longer tolerate the sort of arrogant and abrasive conduct seem from the captain and his senior players …


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Memories of Peter Roebuck

Roebuck with new head gear

The Roebuck File (1990)

Taken from Peter Roebuck’s Benefit Year Brochure in 1990 when he was playing for Somerset County Cricket Club. Cricketing facts about Peter Roebuck’s career to that date.


Roebuck bowling deliveryRoebuck Cricket Stats

Cricket statistics of Peter Roebuck’s career up to 1990 – his benefit year when playing for Somerset County Cricket Club. Data includes stats for his time playing for Cambridge University and First Class Match Statistics.


 All of the articles Peter Roebuck wrote for can be read online from the cricinfo website.