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Geoffrey Boycott admitted he had been “done like a kipper” after falling for a hilarious prank live on air. - The London Economic

The BBC cricket pundit was commentating on the England v South Africa test match when his co-commentator Jonathan Agnew managed to convince him that his 100th hundred wasn't scored at his home county ground of Headingley but in Faisalabad, ...and more »

Geoffrey Boycott is caught out in Test Match Special prank - The Times

It was notoriously difficult to get even the deadliest delivery past Geoffrey Boycott when he was at the crease, but his co-commentators had him beaten all ends up with a prank yesterday. The former England cricketer, who is 76, admitted to being “done ...and more »

'You've done me like a kipper': nine great on-air wind-ups - Telegraph.co.uk

What is the difference between a prank and a wind-up? It's tough to say exactly, but let's draw some distinctions. A prank is a physical, high-energy practical joke; a wind-up is more subtle and verbal. A prank can be played on strangers, but a wind up ...and more »

Muppets! Geoffrey Boycott falls victim to elaborate prank by co-commentator Jonathan Agnew - Firstpost

Jonathan Agnew and the BBC Test Match Special team, managed to pull off a daring practical joke on fellow commentator Geoffrey Boycott on Day 5 of the third Test between England and South Africa at the Oval. The elaborately planned "wind-up" began ...and more »

Cricket: Hilarious prank on England commentator - New Zealand Herald

For any cricketer, a century at first class level is a special feat that cannot and should not be underestimated. With that in mind, for someone to score 100 tons throughout their first class cricket career is an incredible achievement. Former England ...and more »

Jonathan Agnew plays hilarious '100th hundred' prank on Geoffrey Boycott live on Test Match Special - The Independent

Jonathan Agnew played a prank on Geoffrey Boycott during England's final day victory over South Africa at the Oval that will surely go down in Test Match Special legend. With the hosts cruising to victory on Monday afternoon, Agnew pulled out a ...and more »

Geoffrey Boycott FURIOUS on Test Match Special after Jonathan Agnew plays on-air prank - Express.co.uk

Agnew and the rest of the Test Match Special team, who broadcast cricket around the world on BBC radio, put together an erroneous press release to play a prank on the unsuspecting Boycott. The statement said that the Rest of the World's tour of England ...and more »

'You muppet, is this a wind up?' Hilarious moment former England cricketer Geoffrey Boycott realises his Test Match ... - Daily Mail

He is known as one of England's greatest cricketers, with prolific batting exploits which he remains particularly proud of. But Geoffrey Boycott's pride in his playing record was used a way to prank him during the end of the England vs South Africa ...and more »

Jonathan Agnew stumps Geoffrey Boycott with classic wind-up - Radio Times

Former England cricketer Geoffrey Boycott is known as a fan of the game's statistics – especially those concerning the fabulous batting exploits of a certain Geoffrey Boycott. But the Yorkshireman's obsession with his England cricket playing record was ...and more »

Jonathan Agnew is everyone's new hero after pranking Geoffrey Boycott on Test Match Special - shropshirestar.com

Geoffrey Boycott has enjoyed as good a punditry career as he did a cricketing one, but he met his match when Test Match Special presenter Jonathan Agnew had him reeling after a fake press release. Boycott was a famously stubborn batsman, and one of ...and more »