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The Hindu
An all-time top ten — almost impossible to choose, writes Nirmal Shekarsaid Ali. What a tragic irony it is that the most part of the “rest of the life
An all-time top ten — almost impossible to choose, writes Nirmal Shekar
The Hindu / Posted 14 hours ago
said Ali. What a tragic irony it is that the most part of the “rest of the life’’ was spent battling Parkinson’s. Don Bradman: He was twice as good as any batsman of his time and this is almost true of all time too. Only a last innings... Read more
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Game Informer
The Sports Desk – Big Ant Delivers What EA Sports Can'tgoing to dive into next. Additionally, this week The Sports Desk is also happy
The Sports Desk – Big Ant Delivers What EA Sports Can't
Game Informer / Posted 2 days ago
going to dive into next. Additionally, this week The Sports Desk is also happy to host an adapted preview of Big Ant's Don Bradman Cricket 17 (out in December) by Game Informer Australia editor David Milner. Thanks to David for his... Read more
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Brisbane Times
The magic of Usain Bolt on show for one last timeto the track and millions more to their televisions whenever he has run. As Ray
The magic of Usain Bolt on show for one last time
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
to the track and millions more to their televisions whenever he has run. As Ray Robinson said about cricket after Don Bradman, athletics after Bolt will be like a room with the light switched off. This Bolt night started early, as he... Read more
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WA Today
The magic of Usain Bolt on show for one last timeto the track and millions more to their televisions whenever he has run. As Ray
The magic of Usain Bolt on show for one last time
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
to the track and millions more to their televisions whenever he has run. As Ray Robinson said about cricket after Don Bradman, athletics after Bolt will be like a room with the light switched off. This Bolt night started early, as he... Read more
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Canberra Times
The magic of Usain Bolt on show for one last timeto the track and millions more to their televisions whenever he has run. As Ray
The magic of Usain Bolt on show for one last time
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
to the track and millions more to their televisions whenever he has run. As Ray Robinson said about cricket after Don Bradman, athletics after Bolt will be like a room with the light switched off. This Bolt night started early, as he... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The magic of Usain Bolt on show for one last timeto the track and millions more to their televisions whenever he has run. As Ray
The magic of Usain Bolt on show for one last time
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
to the track and millions more to their televisions whenever he has run. As Ray Robinson said about cricket after Don Bradman, athletics after Bolt will be like a room with the light switched off. This Bolt night started early, as he... Read more
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The Age
The magic of Usain Bolt on show for one last timeto the track and millions more to their televisions whenever he has run. As Ray
The magic of Usain Bolt on show for one last time
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
to the track and millions more to their televisions whenever he has run. As Ray Robinson said about cricket after Don Bradman, athletics after Bolt will be like a room with the light switched off. This Bolt night started early, as he... Read more
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Gamasutra
The Art & Business of Making GamesBig Ant Unveils The Full Feature List For Don Bradman Cricket 17 Melbourne, Au
The Art & Business of Making Games
Gamasutra / Posted 6 days ago
Big Ant Unveils The Full Feature List For Don Bradman Cricket 17 Melbourne, August 19: Big Ant Studios, Australia’s premier sports game developer, has today unveiled the full feature list for its upcoming Don Bradman Cricket 17. Launching in... Read more
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Western Advocate
Villages could earn a home grand finalsimilar to what we play. It will be a tough game, but we are looking forward to
Villages could earn a home grand final
Western Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
similar to what we play. It will be a tough game, but we are looking forward to it.” Villages will also be motivated by the memory of losing last year’s preliminary final 26-16 to Blackheath. Saturday’s match starts at 2.30pm at Don Bradman... Read more
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Adelaide Now
A-League derby to drive SCG recordinto one of the must-see matches of the summer, drawing fans to domestic cricke
A-League derby to drive SCG record
Adelaide Now / Posted 8 days ago
into one of the must-see matches of the summer, drawing fans to domestic cricket in numbers not seen since the days of Don Bradman. The only thing harder than getting a ticket will be choosing which match to attend.” The opening A-League derby... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
League Sydney derby Sydney FC Wanderers BBLinto one of the must-see matches of the summer, drawing fans to domestic cricke
League Sydney derby Sydney FC Wanderers BBL
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
into one of the must-see matches of the summer, drawing fans to domestic cricket in numbers not seen since the days of Don Bradman. The only thing harder than getting a ticket will be choosing which match to attend.” The opening A-League derby... Read more
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The Courier Mail
League derby to drive SCG recordinto one of the must-see matches of the summer, drawing fans to domestic cricke
League derby to drive SCG record
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
into one of the must-see matches of the summer, drawing fans to domestic cricket in numbers not seen since the days of Don Bradman. The only thing harder than getting a ticket will be choosing which match to attend.” The opening A-League derby... Read more
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The Hindu
Fowler’s autobiography helps one understand the demons in a cricketer’s headthat sends out the message to fellow-sufferers: “You are not alone.” “Cricket
Fowler’s autobiography helps one understand the demons in a cricketer’s head
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
that sends out the message to fellow-sufferers: “You are not alone.” “Cricket is a game based on failure,” writes Fowler. “Don Bradman scored a hundred every three innings; therefore two-thirds of his career was a failure.”Ranking the... Read more
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sportsvibe
Is Usain Bolt the Greatest Sportsman of All Time?second and then you can take your pick from Maradona, Jack Nicklaus, Michael Sc
Is Usain Bolt the Greatest Sportsman of All Time?
sportsvibe / Posted 9 days ago
second and then you can take your pick from Maradona, Jack Nicklaus, Michael Schumacher, Roger Federer, Michael Jordan, Don Bradman and Michael Phelps. You can now add to that list Usain Bolt. Let's explore three lists. Is he the greatest track... Read more
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SportsFan
Marsh, Smith aim to go bigof a Test in the region - in Bangalore in 1998 when India made 424. FASTEST AU
Marsh, Smith aim to go big
SportsFan / Posted 10 days ago
of a Test in the region - in Bangalore in 1998 when India made 424. FASTEST AUSTRALIANS TO 4000 TEST RUNS BY INNINGS Don Bradman - 48 innings Matthew Hayden - 77 Steve Smith - 80 Neil Harvey - 80 David Warner - 84 YOUNGEST AUSTRALIANS TO... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
With bat and ball, Sri Lanka's newest player defies Australia and expectationssepia. It's a classic look: long sleeves buttoned down to the wrist, collar to
With bat and ball, Sri Lanka's newest player defies Australia and expectations
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
sepia. It's a classic look: long sleeves buttoned down to the wrist, collar to the throat. It is August 14, the date Don Bradman strolled out for his final innings in London. Helmet aside, de Silva would not look out of place going through... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Chandimal's resistance, Starc's consecutive five-forsto hit 4000 Test runs - which is joint-third for least by an Australia batsman.
Chandimal's resistance, Starc's consecutive five-fors
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 10 days ago
to hit 4000 Test runs - which is joint-third for least by an Australia batsman. Neil Harvey had also taken 80 innings. Only Don Bradman (48 innings) and Matthew Hayden (77 innings) have made 4000 Test runs faster than Smith. However, Smith is the... Read more
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SportsFan
Bradman-era records matched in Colombomore than 300 runs in a Test innings - the other instance was by Australia in t
Bradman-era records matched in Colombo
SportsFan / Posted 10 days ago
more than 300 runs in a Test innings - the other instance was by Australia in the third Ashes Test of 1937 at the MCG when Don Bradman made 270 in the a second-innings total of 564. There was also only one previous instance of a No.6 and No.7... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Pakistan shine at The Oval againhighest for Pakistan, along with Javed Miandad. Overall, only five batsmen have
Pakistan shine at The Oval again
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 11 days ago
highest for Pakistan, along with Javed Miandad. Overall, only five batsmen have scored more double-centuries in Tests: Don Bradman, Kumar Sangakkara, Brian Lara, Wally Hammond and Mahela Jayawardene. 20.20 The combined batting average for Alex... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
It’s advantage Pakistan as Shafiq, Younis score tons30th successive occasion that Younis had converted a Test innings of 90 plus in
It’s advantage Pakistan as Shafiq, Younis score tons
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
30th successive occasion that Younis had converted a Test innings of 90 plus into a hundred -- one more than Australia's Don Bradman, widely regarded as cricket's greatest batsman. Sarfraz Ahmed was 17 not out as Pakistan fought to level the... Read more
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dna
#ENGvPAK: Pak veteran Younis Khan celebrates his 32nd Test ton by breaking Don Bradman's legendary record30th successive occasion that Younis had converted a Test innings of 90 plus in
#ENGvPAK: Pak veteran Younis Khan celebrates his 32nd Test ton by breaking Don Bradman's legendary record
dna / Posted 12 days ago
30th successive occasion that Younis had converted a Test innings of 90 plus into a hundred -- one more than Australia's Don Bradman, widely regarded as cricket's greatest batsman. Sarfraz Ahmed was 17 not out as Pakistan fought to level the... Read more
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Daily Mail
England hit back after Pakistan centurions threaten to take game awayto get to a century for the 30th consecutive time from that position, a remarka
England hit back after Pakistan centurions threaten to take game away
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
to get to a century for the 30th consecutive time from that position, a remarkably nerveless run that has exceeded even Sir Don Bradman who did that 29 times on the trot. England desperately needed to make inroads with the second new ball and two... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
The solitary masterit was Hanif who became distracted by the absence and asked him to start again.
The solitary master
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 13 days ago
it was Hanif who became distracted by the absence and asked him to start again. At tea, he was 334. After it, he went past Don Bradman's 334, Walter Hammond's 336 and suddenly only Hutton's 364 stood. But on 337, after 999 minutes at the crease... Read more
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WA Today
Grand Old Man Michael Phelps endures and claims his 21st Olympics gold medal in Rio24 other American men who have received relay gold medals alongside Phelps. Hav
Grand Old Man Michael Phelps endures and claims his 21st Olympics gold medal in Rio
WA Today / Posted 14 days ago
24 other American men who have received relay gold medals alongside Phelps. Having him in a team would feel like having Don Bradman in the batting order. On Tuesday, Conor Dwyer, Townley Haas and old sparring partner Ryan Lochte received three... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Grand Old Man Michael Phelps endures and claims his 21st Olympics gold medal in Rio24 other American men who have received relay gold medals alongside Phelps. Hav
Grand Old Man Michael Phelps endures and claims his 21st Olympics gold medal in Rio
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 days ago
24 other American men who have received relay gold medals alongside Phelps. Having him in a team would feel like having Don Bradman in the batting order. On Tuesday, Conor Dwyer, Townley Haas and old sparring partner Ryan Lochte received three... Read more
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The Age
Grand Old Man Michael Phelps endures and claims his 21st Olympics gold medal in Rio24 other American men who have received relay gold medals alongside Phelps. Hav
Grand Old Man Michael Phelps endures and claims his 21st Olympics gold medal in Rio
The Age / Posted 15 days ago
24 other American men who have received relay gold medals alongside Phelps. Having him in a team would feel like having Don Bradman in the batting order. On Tuesday, Conor Dwyer, Townley Haas and old sparring partner Ryan Lochte received three... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Grand Old Man Michael Phelps endures and claims his 21st Olympics gold medal in Rio24 other American men who have received relay gold medals alongside Phelps. Hav
Grand Old Man Michael Phelps endures and claims his 21st Olympics gold medal in Rio
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
24 other American men who have received relay gold medals alongside Phelps. Having him in a team would feel like having Don Bradman in the batting order. On Tuesday, Conor Dwyer, Townley Haas and old sparring partner Ryan Lochte received three... Read more
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Canberra Times
Grand Old Man Michael Phelps endures and claims his 21st Olympics gold medal in Rio24 other American men who have received relay gold medals alongside Phelps. Hav
Grand Old Man Michael Phelps endures and claims his 21st Olympics gold medal in Rio
Canberra Times / Posted 15 days ago
24 other American men who have received relay gold medals alongside Phelps. Having him in a team would feel like having Don Bradman in the batting order. On Tuesday, Conor Dwyer, Townley Haas and old sparring partner Ryan Lochte received three... Read more
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Canberra Times
Gymnastics: US win by Biles and milesnow the best gymnast of this time and maybe all time; such is the half-life of
Gymnastics: US win by Biles and miles
Canberra Times / Posted 15 days ago
now the best gymnast of this time and maybe all time; such is the half-life of the typical gymnast. This is akin to adding Don Bradman to Mark Taylor's champion cricket team, or a second Michael Jordan to the Chicago Bulls, or a third Williams... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Gymnastics: US win by Biles and milesnow the best gymnast of this time and maybe all time; such is the half-life of
Gymnastics: US win by Biles and miles
Brisbane Times / Posted 15 days ago
now the best gymnast of this time and maybe all time; such is the half-life of the typical gymnast. This is akin to adding Don Bradman to Mark Taylor's champion cricket team, or a second Michael Jordan to the Chicago Bulls, or a third Williams... Read more
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WA Today
Gymnastics: US win by Biles and milesnow the best gymnast of this time and maybe all time; such is the half-life of
Gymnastics: US win by Biles and miles
WA Today / Posted 15 days ago
now the best gymnast of this time and maybe all time; such is the half-life of the typical gymnast. This is akin to adding Don Bradman to Mark Taylor's champion cricket team, or a second Michael Jordan to the Chicago Bulls, or a third Williams... Read more
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The Age
Gymnastics: US win by Biles and milesnow the best gymnast of this time and maybe all time; such is the half-life of
Gymnastics: US win by Biles and miles
The Age / Posted 15 days ago
now the best gymnast of this time and maybe all time; such is the half-life of the typical gymnast. This is akin to adding Don Bradman to Mark Taylor's champion cricket team, or a second Michael Jordan to the Chicago Bulls, or a third Williams... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Gymnastics: US win by Biles and milesnow the best gymnast of this time and maybe all time; such is the half-life of
Gymnastics: US win by Biles and miles
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
now the best gymnast of this time and maybe all time; such is the half-life of the typical gymnast. This is akin to adding Don Bradman to Mark Taylor's champion cricket team, or a second Michael Jordan to the Chicago Bulls, or a third Williams... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Woodcock at 90the three great Yorkshire openers Herbert Sutcliffe, Len Hutton and Geoff Boyco
Woodcock at 90
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 18 days ago
the three great Yorkshire openers Herbert Sutcliffe, Len Hutton and Geoff Boycott (surely a record of sorts) as well as Don Bradman, fished with Ian Botham, and batted with Wally Hammond in his last ever match, at Richmond, near Durban, in... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
The value of the old dogof years. Voges didn't get many Ashes runs, but he has done so well since that
The value of the old dog
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 20 days ago
of years. Voges didn't get many Ashes runs, but he has done so well since that he's currently averaging almost as much as Don Bradman. What Sri Lanka and West Indies have also lost recently, and what Pakistan will lose when Misbah and Younis... Read more
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The Hindu
Nirmal Shekar column on West Indian cricket: Is the Calypso cricket culture dead and buried?Garfield Sobers — one of two cricketers with a reasonable claim to the title Th
Nirmal Shekar column on West Indian cricket: Is the Calypso cricket culture dead and buried?
The Hindu / Posted 21 days ago
Garfield Sobers — one of two cricketers with a reasonable claim to the title The Greatest of all time — the other is Don Bradman — had to grin and bear it, literally. He is unlikely to have seen a worse West Indies side. Even as he was being... Read more
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Super Sport
Six great England home test matchesEngland by seven wickets. Australia set a huge target of 404 on the last day s
Six great England home test matches
Super Sport / Posted 22 days ago
England by seven wickets. Australia set a huge target of 404 on the last day saw opener Arthur Morris make 182 and captain Don Bradman, test cricket's greatest batsman, an unbeaten 173 as they ultimately cruised to victory. Australia didn't lose a... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Top spot at stake as Australia await another trial by spinto reach 4000 in Tests. If he does it in this match he will be the third-fastes
Top spot at stake as Australia await another trial by spin
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 22 days ago
to reach 4000 in Tests. If he does it in this match he will be the third-fastest Australian to the milestone, behind only Don Bradman and Matthew Hayden "As a chinaman bowler, Sandakan has impressed everyone with his control. When you have such... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Six great England home Test cricket matchesEngland by seven wickets. Australia set a huge target of 404 on the last day s
Six great England home Test cricket matches
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 22 days ago
England by seven wickets. Australia set a huge target of 404 on the last day saw opener Arthur Morris make 182 and captain Don Bradman, Test cricket's greatest batsman, an unbeaten 173 as they ultimately cruised to victory. Australia didn't lose a... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
All ten caught, and Ashwin's all-round recordCook has scored 15 hundreds away from home, and Younis Khan 14 (this counts the
All ten caught, and Ashwin's all-round record
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 23 days ago
Cook has scored 15 hundreds away from home, and Younis Khan 14 (this counts the UAE as home territory for Pakistan). Don Bradman made 11 centuries in just 19 overseas Tests, all of them in England, putting him ahead on percentage (just to... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
How Australia can up their game against spincome at a canter, the scoreboard ticks over, and the bowler starts to worry. Th
How Australia can up their game against spin
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 23 days ago
come at a canter, the scoreboard ticks over, and the bowler starts to worry. The great players of spin down the years - Don Bradman, Neil Harvey, Doug Walters, Garry Sobers, Brian Lara and VVS Laxman, to name a few - all knew the value of... Read more
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The Irish Times
Can I improve my hand-eye co-ordination in my 50s?give you more time to catch it. Start really close to the wall and gradually mo
Can I improve my hand-eye co-ordination in my 50s?
The Irish Times / Posted 24 days ago
give you more time to catch it. Start really close to the wall and gradually move farther away as you improve. Imagine Don Bradman – the great Australian cricket batsman – in his back yard as a kid with a golf ball and a cricket stump hitting... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Blackwood and Samuels: A contrasting double-actdriven with an entirely different technique, leaning back and lashing through t
Blackwood and Samuels: A contrasting double-act
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 25 days ago
driven with an entirely different technique, leaning back and lashing through the ball with a rotary, whiplash bat-swing. Don Bradman drove that way. So did Garfield Sobers. And so did George Headley, whose statue - hooking rather than driving -... Read more
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New Kerala
Smaaash through virtual reality at Gurgaon's new gaming destination - newkerala.com #97467try their hands on virtual games as well and they won't disappoint you. One ca
Smaaash through virtual reality at Gurgaon's new gaming destination - newkerala.com #97467
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
try their hands on virtual games as well and they won't disappoint you. One can channel their inner Sachin Tendulkar or Don Bradman at the Smaaash Cricket Simulator or race against the time in the F1 race and not forgetting the basics, the... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Australia v Sri Lanka 2016: Adam Voges scores 47 in first Test at Pallekele, Kandysceptics will suggest this is a statistical anomaly, but the fact is Voges is 2
Australia v Sri Lanka 2016: Adam Voges scores 47 in first Test at Pallekele, Kandy
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 28 days ago
sceptics will suggest this is a statistical anomaly, but the fact is Voges is 22 innings into his Test career and only Don Bradman averaged more at the same stage (100.71). There’s a significant drop to the next highest-average at the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Proof Voges is no statistical anomalysceptics will suggest this is a statistical anomaly, but the fact is Voges is 2
Proof Voges is no statistical anomaly
Herald Sun / Posted 28 days ago
sceptics will suggest this is a statistical anomaly, but the fact is Voges is 22 innings into his Test career and only Don Bradman averaged more at the same stage (100.71). There’s a significant drop to the next highest-average at the... Read more
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Perth Now
Proof Voges is no statistical anomalysceptics will suggest this is a statistical anomaly, but the fact is Voges is 2
Proof Voges is no statistical anomaly
Perth Now / Posted 28 days ago
sceptics will suggest this is a statistical anomaly, but the fact is Voges is 22 innings into his Test career and only Don Bradman averaged more at the same stage (100.71). There’s a significant drop to the next highest-average at the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Proof Voges is no statistical anomalysceptics will suggest this is a statistical anomaly, but the fact is Voges is 2
Proof Voges is no statistical anomaly
The Courier Mail / Posted 28 days ago
sceptics will suggest this is a statistical anomaly, but the fact is Voges is 22 innings into his Test career and only Don Bradman averaged more at the same stage (100.71). There’s a significant drop to the next highest-average at the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Aussie Arthur, Murali honoured with HOF status12 Test centuries in 46 matches, will be the 22nd Australian cricketer inducted
Aussie Arthur, Murali honoured with HOF status
Herald Sun / Posted 28 days ago
12 Test centuries in 46 matches, will be the 22nd Australian cricketer inducted. The opener was the non-striker when Don Bradman was out for a duck in his final Test innings at The Oval in 1948. Asked in later years what he was doing when The... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Aussie Arthur, Murali honoured with HOF status12 Test centuries in 46 matches, will be the 22nd Australian cricketer inducted
Aussie Arthur, Murali honoured with HOF status
The Courier Mail / Posted 28 days ago
12 Test centuries in 46 matches, will be the 22nd Australian cricketer inducted. The opener was the non-striker when Don Bradman was out for a duck in his final Test innings at The Oval in 1948. Asked in later years what he was doing when The... Read more
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