Jonathan Campion

Jonathan Campion is a writer and editor. He is also the author of Getting Out: The Ukrainian Cricket Team’s Last Stand on the Front Lines of War.

A short history of cricket in Ukraine

Since the start of Vladimir Putin’s cold-blooded invasion of Ukraine in 2022, the stories and images being broadcast from the country are horrifying. War is gutting Ukrainians’ lives, but the ambitious and quirky place where I have lived and worked is still there. Many people are surprised, for example, to learn that Ukraine has several