Sir Garry Sobers

Fitness Enhances Skill

Harsha Bhogle was moderating a debate in TV. He asked Adrian La Roux, the then Indian team fitness coach, “ How much difference modern fitness training would have made had Garry Sobers, Ian Botham and Sunil Gavaskar were exposed to it?
4 May 2018

My Cricket Inspiration...Dwayne Smith on Sir Viv, Sir Garry & others - Cricket World TV

When we asked West Indies international Dwayne Smith to tell us about players who had inspired him when he was getting into the game, he produced a veritable list of great players from around the world.
6 September 2015

Video Exclusive - Players Make Captains - Sir Garry Sobers

As debate continues about whether Alastair Cook is the right man to lead England, watch this exclusive clip as Sir Garry Sobers give his thoughts on captaincy, leadership and support.
25 June 2014

West Indies Step Up Test Preparations

Ahead of the three-match Test series against New Zealand, the West Indies are drawing on the experience of Sir Garry Sobers and Sir Curtly Ambrose.
28 May 2014

Video Exclusive - Cricketers Should Be Entertainers - Sir Garry Sobers

Former West Indies captain, all-rounder and legend of the game Sir Garry Sobers tells us that in his view, once you are on the field of play, you have a duty to entertain those who have paid to come in.
24 February 2014

Chanderpaul Plays Down Comparisons With Sobers

The legendary Sir Garfield Sobers managed to score 26 centuries for the West Indies, a figure which has just been reached by Shivnarine Chanderpaul during the course of the opening Test against Bangladesh. Chanderpaul equalled his previous best Test score of 203 not out when Darren Sammy declared with his team on an imposing 527 for four.
14 November 2012

New Signed Sobers 'Six Sixes' Ball Up For Sale

A cricket ball which may have been used during the famous six sixes match at Swansea in 1968 is being put up for auction later this month – amid continuing speculation about the authenticity of the ball allegedly hit over the boundary by Garry Sobers. When the then West Indian captain made history by smashing Glamorgan’s Malcolm Nash for 36 runs in one over at St Helen’s, the last six disappeared out of the ground and Sobers declared Nottinghamshire’s first innings closed.
10 October 2012

Himley CC Present Lunch With Sir Garfield Sobers

Himley Cricket Club proudly present a sporting luncheon with cricketing legend Sir Garfield Sobers. This once in a lifetime opportunity to listen to cricket's greatest ever all-rounder is taking place on Friday 22nd June at The Kingfisher Hotel, Kidderminster Road, WallHeath DY6 0EN. 12.30pm for 1pm start
3 January 2012

An Evening With Sir Garfield Sobers And Andy Abraham

On 28th June, the Cathedral Quarter Hotel in Derby hosted an exclusive black tie dinner with a fascinating address from West Indian cricketing legend, Sir Garfield Sobers and dazzling entertainment from X Factor star, Andy Abraham. Snooker ace, Willie Thorne was the host and auctioneer for the night; managing the order of events he ensured the event ran smoothly. A bespoke menu of the finest selection of food and wine was carefully chosen and prepared for guests at this truly unique and exciting evening.
30 June 2011

Sammy Takes Inspiration From Sobers

West Indies captain Darren Sammy is pictured admiring a photograph of West Indies legend Sir Garfield Sobers at the Punjab Cricket Association Stadium in Mohali.
11 March 2011

Abacus Supports Future Stars - With Help From Sobers

In July, cricket-mad school boys from around the world will be descending on Barbados to take part in The Sir Garfield Sobers Competition...
9 June 2009

Sir Garfield Sobers International Schools Cricket Tournament 2007

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10 July 2007

Sobers Recalls A Vanished Era

Wearing the years with the dignity and presence of an old blues musician, Garfield Sobers relived the past for the benefit of an appreciative modern...
26 March 2007

Sobers And Gibbs Present Million Dollar Cheque

Garfield Sobers joined Herschelle Gibbs, the newest member of cricket's most exclusive 6-6-6-6-6-6 club, to present a million dollar cheque to charity...
20 March 2007

Sobers Confident Australia Will Recover Form

West Indies great Garfield Sobers said on Wednesday he was confident Australia would bounce back from their recent string of losses and make a strong...
21 February 2007