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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And it brought to light that there are some serious changes needed in SA cricket. A lot of people judge him for this book and say gubbs he should not have mentioned so many things or he should have kept his mouth shut but he just wrote about the facts.

Gibbs played for Glamorgan in autobioggraphy County Twenty20 tournament where he had a successful time; his highest score being 98 off just 52 balls in a losing game against Northants. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Book by Gibbs exposes dark side of South African cricket. But I enjoyed the stories.

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Aug 31, Jaco Nortje rated it it was amazing. In the end, Graeme was simply too powerful. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Gymkhana Club GroundNairobi.

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To The Point: The No Holds Barred Autobiography

He tearfully claimed to the King Commission of inquiry into corruption in South African cricket that he did not follow through on his side of the bargain, scoring 74 runs. Sex romps and drugs spiced Proteas cricket The book provides graphic details of sexual orgies and marijuana sessions.

After being dropped from the side Gibbs stated that he wanted to perform well in the domestic cup and that he was feeling well about it. I had followed the fortunes of the South African cricket team since they came back into international cricket and I was sickened by the match fixing linked to the team.


Ntini was named in the original squad, but was replaced on 23 April by Dawson. A 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.

All in all, I enjoyed reading it. I found myself reading this book and thinking that I was right about what herschellr happening behind the scenes with the cricketers and the administration.

It is truly a no holds barred autobiography. The manner in which the book was written -it felt like he was talking to you.

All Hersch, zero subtlety

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. His prominent batting helped the Scorchers to participate in the Champions League T20 which was held in South Africa during September I reckon I was about 10 when I gkbbs began to get an idea that I was pretty good at the game. Feb 17, Kirsty Hoggons rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.

Fortunately I managed to survive the Northern Transvaal pace bowler’s onslaught on 26 December at Newlands, but the moment was indicative of how out of depth I felt playing cricket at that level.

But the big deal for me back then autobiograaphy neither cricket nor rugby. South Africa won by 9 wickets. Sep 14, Kaustubh Dudhane rated it really liked it. For years he would cut sixes over point as casually as if he were uatobiography the cap off a bottle of beer. May 10, Autlbiography Srinivasan rated it really liked it.


I was 11 when I first saw my name appear in the Cape Argus. He had a tough time filling Hansie’s shoes and gluing the team together. He also relates the experience of a hotel room orgy involving three girls.

Which was fine — there was enough for everyone. A must read for a cricket believer. And also could have certainly misinterpreted the hairline comparison of his at Jo’burg with Sachin’s at Gwalior.

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Saeeda Bobat rated it it was ok Oct 25, The Springboks and the Holy Grail. Gibbs deserves so much better than this really horrible, repetitive waste of paper. Not a fan of revealing locker room activities but overall a decent read.

Gibbs also wrote about how he came across a stripper during one of South Africa’s warm-up games on the Australia tour. November 1, There’s a problem loading this menu right now.

But the controversies were surrounded around Gibbs and there was no blames, all confessions and his story. However, Gibbs was named in the South African squad to tour India in the ICC Champions Trophyand as a result, he had to meet with Indian Police over his involvement in the match-fixing scandal. It’s a gift for my Kiwi bf haven’t giving it to him yet.

South Africa won by 8 wickets. I attended St Joseph’s College in Rondebosch, Cape Town, and every time a pupil took six wickets or made runs, they used to have a little ceremony at assembly on a Monday morning and award you a wooden plaque with a ball mounted on top. However much excess might befall them gjbbs however much success they might achieve, their worlds are somehow small and sad.