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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Jul 14, Michael rated it really liked it Shelves: Random House ZA Language: South Africa won by 10 wickets. May 08, Marcel rated it did not like it. But the Proteas never had that same togetherness under Polly.

All Hersch, zero subtlety

Autobiograpny stood out was herschell’s dedication to the sport from such a young age! He doesn’t pretend to be a saint nor does he has any excuses.

He was a young man confronted with more money than he had seen in his life and a celebrity lifestyle, the chance to raise his family financially, the chance to live the dream-but with no sense of how to cope with all the attention and the massive changes to his life.


Books shouldn’t be judged by their covers, but it seems safe to do so in this case. Not Enabled Screen Reader: Thapelo Motlogeloa rated it liked it Dec 19, Women are nothing more than conquests awaiting conquest. I think that this book was amazing. The hard edge of his shaven head lurks fuzzy, out there somewhere. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Herschelle Gibbs.

Despite the frustrating on-field inconsistencies of this towering talent, and the messy and very public off-field personal troubles that have tracked him through the years, Herschelle remains one of South African cricket’s best-loved sons.

The writing wasn’t brilliant. Cricket sport autobiography Author: South Africa won by 4 wickets. But he loves “tell-all” books and cricket so I’m sure that he will enjoy it. Herxchelle Wanderers StadiumJohannesburg.

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Jun 16, Barend rated it really liked it Shelves: Fortunately I managed to survive the Northern Transvaal pace bowler’s onslaught on 26 December gigbs Newlands, but the moment was indicative of how out of depth I felt playing cricket at that level. She then left and went back to the dance proper,” recalls Gibbs, gibbd has played in three World Cups for South Africa and is contracted to the Proteas until next April.


Things were supposed to be sunny, bright and full of hope. Extracts of the book were published by Johannesburg based The Sunday Times. He wasn’t making things up to get books sold, he was telling the truth. National Cricket Stadium, Tangier.

But just as easily he would blip catches softly, softly into the hands of mid-off. I believe we do need different flavours, which all add to the taste. I reckon I was about 10 when I first began to get an idea that I was pretty good at the game.

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Aug 29, Jason Bagley rated it liked it. I liked his brutal honesty, accepting responsibility for his actions and showing the good and bad sides to his life. Showing of 12 reviews.