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

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 is strictly between friends. A good wind up requires ...and more »

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, Pakistan ...and more »

Jonathan Agnew's wind-up of Geoffrey Boycott proves there's nothing funnier than a good radio prank -

On Monday, cricket was the scene for the resurrection of the noble art of the radio prank. During England's third Test against South Africa at The Oval, Jonathan Agnew played such a marvellous trick on his Test Match Special co-commentator Geoffrey ...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 »

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 with ...and more »

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

With the hosts cruising to victory on Monday afternoon, Agnew pulled out a supposed press release from the ICC concerning an England Test series in the 1970s. “Further to the recent request from the South African government, the ICC has now considered ...and more »

Geoffrey Boycott told on air his 100th hundred is being struck, watch video - The Indian Express

Jonathan Agnew - a long-time cricketer presenter and commentator for BBC and a Member of the British Empire (MBE) pranked former England batsman Geoffrey Boycott that his admirable milestone was being taken away. 45. Shares. Share. By: Express Web Desk ...and more »

Geoffrey Boycott FURIOUS on Test Match Special after Jonathan Agnew plays on-air prank -

GEOFFREY BOYCOTT was moved to one of his famous rants after Jonathan Agnew told him one of his 151 first-class centuries would have to be wiped from the record books. By James Gray James Gray. PUBLISHED: 08:38, Tue, Aug 1, 2017 | UPDATED: 08:42, Tue ...and more »

'You've done me like a kipper!': Geoffrey Boycott brilliantly pranked on TMS - Metro

Geoffrey Boycott was the target of an elaborate prank on Test Match Special on Monday that left him 'done like a kipper'. While commentating on the England v South Africa Test series, co-presenter Jonathan Agnew claimed he had just been handed a press ...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 »