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"This book is well worth the read. Ardent cricket enthusiasts, purists and fans are provided with statistics and comments that give credence to Edwards’ assertions, and the reader will be educated about the psychological effect winning and losing has on the psyche of Barbadians and West Indians at home and abroad. Cricket is a game that, to a West Indian, goes ‘beyond the boundary’, and Edwards’ analysis mirrors this concept." Alvin Cummins, BSc, MSc, FSMT, MPhil.

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