Kerry Packer

This two part series screens on Sky Sport 3 from Sunday March 23rd at 8:30pm.

After a memorable summer of cricket in New Zealand, SKY Sport brings you Howzat! Kerry Packer’s War, a two-part series about how Australian businessman Kerry Packer changed the sport forever by creating the World Series Cricket.

In 1977, media mogul Kerry Packer renovated the game by secretly signing 50 of the world’s best players and introducing cricket played under lights with teams wearing coloured uniforms – what a great idea! Continue reading »