David Lloyd, aka "Bumble", is a former Lancashire and England cricketer who also coached both sides. He first came to prominence on the iconic Test Match Special radio show before becoming a leading member of the SkySports cricket commentary team, and the face of their Twenty20 coverage. He writes a fortnightly column for the Daily Mail, a blog on the SkySports website, and appears regularly on Cricinfo's cricket podcast. Bumble is a popular after-dinner speaker and has also been a star turn in Countdown's Dictionary Corner.
`The best cricket book of the year...laugh out loud funny' --Daily Mail
`Revealing' --The Guardian
`A paean to cricket and pubs and laddishness and gentle grumpiness'--The Independent
`For comedy genius, David Lloyd takes the (half) biscuit'--Times Online
`In this book Lloyd revels in the quirkier and humorous side of cricket, while offering behind-the-scenes action of his years spent following cricket round the globe'--Nottingham Post