In the Shadow of Packer
England’s Winter Tour of Pakistan and New Zealand 1977/78
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On the back of a summer Ashes win in 1977, England faced a gruelling and punishing four-month winter tour of Pakistan and New Zealand. While, in Australia, the inaugural season of Kerry Packer’s controversial World Series Cricket began. Riots, the slowest Test century, upheaval in the camp, In the Shadow of Packer is the story of a tumultuous tour.