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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Gibbs deserves so much better than this really horrible, repetitive waste of paper. Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. He has been short of confidence in Test cricket of late, and scored only 6 and 2 in the First Test at Centurion Park.

Those who count themselves among cricket’s more genteel auhobiography should start their interaction with this book on page Diamond OvalKimberley. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. I was 11 when I first saw my name appear in the Cape Argus. Not a fan of revealing locker room activities but overall a decent read.

The face of Herschelle Gibbs, the man who infamously claimed he had never read a book, gleams unsettlingly from the cover of the one that bears his name. South Africa won by runs. Read Post a comment. Arrived in a timely fashion.

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The Springboks and the Holy Grail. Sex romps and drugs spiced Proteas cricket The book provides graphic details of sexual orgies and marijuana sessions.


Learn more about Amazon Prime. Queens Sports ClubGjbbs. The book seems pretty honest. It was interesting to read what happens behind the scenes, what he and his pals got up to and of course, the hansie Cronje match-fixing scandal!

Autobiogrzphy us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by marking them offensive. But just as easily he would blip catches softly, softly into the hands of mid-off. The comments were said to have been directed at the members of the crowd after teammate Paul Harris had been abused by them whilst fielding. Which was fine — there was enough for everyone.

It’s an entertaining journey of one of the most herschelel cricketers. Random House ZA Language: There is nothing to be read here that the cricket press hasn’t covered before, but to have it confirmed from within is hherschelle refreshing change from the overly defensive pose players usually strike in the face of criticism.

Gibbs is an interesting guy with a lot of stories to tell but the presentation of these hedschelle leaves a lot to be desired. Feels like he is talking to you. We have sent you a verification email. A must read for a cricket believer. Some interesting takes on The Proteas and other cricketers though. Kindle Cloud Reader Read instantly in your browser. Please try again later.

Sex romps and drugs spiced Proteas cricket

Women are nothing more gibbbs conquests awaiting conquest. More importantly however, it was the fastest ever hundred by a South African batsman against any opposition, although the record would be broken later in the year by Mark Boucher.

Now share the story Too bad. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The book, which releases hersfhelle Monday, apart from highlighting the sexual exploits of the batsman who was often in trouble for late night binges and drunken driving, says leading players in smoking pot in the West Indies.


He also played a crucial role in the finals by scoring an unbeaten 53 48 balls in the final when Adam Gilchrist went out for a duck.

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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. After a few drinks and a few words, she came upstairs with me to my room and gave me a little dance of another kind.

But the controversies were surrounded around Gibbs and there was no blames, all confessions and his story. I liked this book because I love cricket and I love Herschelle’s style of playing cricket.

I believe it’s really an honest admission, and importantly it is written very well, unlike Shoaib’s book. One of them wasn’t all that keen, though; she just lay on the bed. South Africa won by 9 wickets.

Up until that stage, cricket had come easy to me. I was angry at the players like Gibbs who had brought shame to the nation.