How to be a cricket journalist
Saturday, January 19, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM (GMT)
London, United Kingdom
This Masterclass is for anyone with a passion for both cricket and writing.
You'll cover the realities of being a cricket journalist today, see how complicated matches are distilled into compelling prose, as well practice live reporting and blogging.
The course is led by Guardian cricket correspondent Mike Selvey – who played three times for England, and famously dismissed Roy Fredericks, Viv Richards and Alvin Kallicharran with his first 20 balls, finishing with 4 for 41, in his first Test against the West Indies in 1976.
Date: Saturday 19 January 2012
Location: The Guardian, 90 York Way, King's Cross, London, N1 9GU
Price: £199 (inclusive of VAT, lunch, booking fees and refreshments)
Maximum class size: 19
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