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New Kerala
Big B, Virat Kohli wish Sachin Tendulkar on his b'day - newkerala.com #53756recognised cricket. In 2002, Wisden Cricketers Almanack ranked him the second
Big B, Virat Kohli wish Sachin Tendulkar on his b'day - newkerala.com #53756
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
recognised cricket. In 2002, Wisden Cricketers Almanack ranked him the second greatest Test batsman of all time, behind Don Bradman, and the second greatest ODI batsman of all time, behind Viv Richards. Later in his career, Tendulkar was a part... Read more
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chroniclelive
Has Riverside got easier for batting? Not when Graham Onions and Chris Rushworth are aboutthis week, Nick Compton has an England place to play for and Australian captain
Has Riverside got easier for batting? Not when Graham Onions and Chris Rushworth are about
chroniclelive / Posted 8 days ago
this week, Nick Compton has an England place to play for and Australian captain Adam Vogues averages just less than Don Bradman (95.5) in Test cricket. Big scores have been a feature of a season which is only a fortnight old. Already there... Read more
8d
give me sport
Virat Kohli and Steve Smith lead a new generation of cricketersfourth centuries in the series. Smith’s century was his fourth in successive T
Virat Kohli and Steve Smith lead a new generation of cricketers
give me sport / Posted 8 days ago
fourth centuries in the series. Smith’s century was his fourth in successive Tests, which equalled the record held by Don Bradman and Jacques Kallis, whilst Kohli has become the first player to hit three Test centuries in his first three... Read more
8d
Otago Daily Times
Renowned broadcaster Peter Sellers diesmany famous identities in his career, including Olympic gold medalist Mark Spit
Renowned broadcaster Peter Sellers dies
Otago Daily Times / Posted 8 days ago
many famous identities in his career, including Olympic gold medalist Mark Spitz, Australian and English cricketers Don Bradman and Fred Trueman, and Springboks coach Danie Craven. He was known for his encyclopedic knowledge of all sports... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Renowned sports broadcaster Peter Sellers dies at 94many famous identities in his career, including Olympic gold medalist Mark Spit
Renowned sports broadcaster Peter Sellers dies at 94
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
many famous identities in his career, including Olympic gold medalist Mark Spitz, Australian and English cricketers Don Bradman and Fred Trueman, and Springboks coach Danie Craven. He was known for his encyclopedic knowledge of all sports... Read more
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Canberra Times
Cricket bat used by Don Bradman on groundbreaking 1930 England tour up for auctionA bat used by a 21-year-old Don Bradman to pummel the old enemy on his groundbr
Cricket bat used by Don Bradman on groundbreaking 1930 England tour up for auction
Canberra Times / Posted 10 days ago
A bat used by a 21-year-old Don Bradman to pummel the old enemy on his groundbreaking tour of England in 1930 will be auctioned this week and, like many of the most precious historical items relating to the game's greatest name, could end up in... Read more
11d
The Hindu
No boundaries column by Nirmal Shekar: Boxing’s literary left hook floors cricketimpressive imitation of those conditions in other countries under their rule.
No boundaries column by Nirmal Shekar: Boxing’s literary left hook floors cricket
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
impressive imitation of those conditions in other countries under their rule. And between the two great wars, thanks to Don Bradman and others, cricket turned out to be more than a gentleman’s game in Australia to which country the undesirable... Read more
12d
ESPN Cricinfo
Husband-wife Test players, and T20 oldiesbowled 462 balls (77 overs) without taking a wicket - in what turned out to be
Husband-wife Test players, and T20 oldies
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 12 days ago
bowled 462 balls (77 overs) without taking a wicket - in what turned out to be Hopwood's final Test, at Headingley, where Don Bradman made 304. Next on the list is the West Indian George Headley, a great batsman but a rather less great bowler: he... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Delivering with colour and pridethere was little camaraderie during the 1932-33 Bodyline series, with Sydney st
Delivering with colour and pride
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 days ago
there was little camaraderie during the 1932-33 Bodyline series, with Sydney staging the first test, when local hero Don Bradman was absent owing to ill health. Australia won the second test in Melbourne, with Bradman making 103 in the... Read more
14d
The North West Star
Delivering with colour and pridethere was little camaraderie during the 1932-33 Bodyline series, with Sydney st
Delivering with colour and pride
The North West Star / Posted 14 days ago
there was little camaraderie during the 1932-33 Bodyline series, with Sydney staging the first test, when local hero Don Bradman was absent owing to ill health. Australia won the second test in Melbourne, with Bradman making 103 in the... Read more
14d
Northern Daily Leader
Cricket bat used by Don Bradman on groundbreaking 1930 England tour up for auctionharks back to the early days of the greatest scoring phenomenon the world ever
Cricket bat used by Don Bradman on groundbreaking 1930 England tour up for auction
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 14 days ago
harks back to the early days of the greatest scoring phenomenon the world ever witnessed. A bat used by a 21-year-old Don Bradman to pummel the old enemy on his groundbreaking tour of England in 1930 will be auctioned this week and, like many... Read more
17d
Sydney Morning Herald
Cricket bat used by Don Bradman on groundbreaking 1930 England tour up for auctionEarly days: Don Bradman and Sid Barnes going out to bat for NSW shortly before
Cricket bat used by Don Bradman on groundbreaking 1930 England tour up for auction
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Early days: Don Bradman and Sid Barnes going out to bat for NSW shortly before the tour to England. A bat used by a 21-year-old Don Bradman to pummel the old enemy on his groundbreaking tour of England in 1930 will be auctioned this week and, like... Read more
17d
The Age
Cricket bat used by Don Bradman on groundbreaking 1930 England tour up for auctionEarly days: Don Bradman and Sid Barnes going out to bat for NSW shortly before
Cricket bat used by Don Bradman on groundbreaking 1930 England tour up for auction
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
Early days: Don Bradman and Sid Barnes going out to bat for NSW shortly before the tour to England. A bat used by a 21-year-old Don Bradman to pummel the old enemy on his groundbreaking tour of England in 1930 will be auctioned this week and, like... Read more
17d
Vavel
Wisden Player of the Year 2015 contenders announcedhas been a year of landmarks for new Australia captain Steve Smith. The all-rou
Wisden Player of the Year 2015 contenders announced
Vavel / Posted 17 days ago
has been a year of landmarks for new Australia captain Steve Smith. The all-rounder surpassed the legendary batsman Sir Don Bradman to score the most runs by an opposing batter in a test series in India at the start of the year. He then became... Read more
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17d
Herald Sun
Smith named in Wisden’s Cricketers of the Year132 for New Zealand against England at Lord’s last year ensured he became only
Smith named in Wisden’s Cricketers of the Year
Herald Sun / Posted 17 days ago
132 for New Zealand against England at Lord’s last year ensured he became only the sixth batsman — after Sachin Tendulkar, Don Bradman, Neil Harvey, Garry Sobers and Graeme Smith — to score 10 or more Test centuries before the age of 25. “The... Read more
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18d
The Courier Mail
Smith named in Wisden’s Cricketers of the Year132 for New Zealand against England at Lord’s last year ensured he became only
Smith named in Wisden’s Cricketers of the Year
The Courier Mail / Posted 18 days ago
132 for New Zealand against England at Lord’s last year ensured he became only the sixth batsman — after Sachin Tendulkar, Don Bradman, Neil Harvey, Garry Sobers and Graeme Smith — to score 10 or more Test centuries before the age of 25. “The... Read more
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18d
Adelaide Now
Smith named in Wisden’s Cricketers of the Year132 for New Zealand against England at Lord’s last year ensured he became only
Smith named in Wisden’s Cricketers of the Year
Adelaide Now / Posted 18 days ago
132 for New Zealand against England at Lord’s last year ensured he became only the sixth batsman — after Sachin Tendulkar, Don Bradman, Neil Harvey, Garry Sobers and Graeme Smith — to score 10 or more Test centuries before the age of 25. “The... Read more
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18d
Daily Telegraph
Smith named in Wisden’s Cricketers of the Year132 for New Zealand against England at Lord’s last year ensured he became only
Smith named in Wisden’s Cricketers of the Year
Daily Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
132 for New Zealand against England at Lord’s last year ensured he became only the sixth batsman — after Sachin Tendulkar, Don Bradman, Neil Harvey, Garry Sobers and Graeme Smith — to score 10 or more Test centuries before the age of 25. “The... Read more
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18d
FOXSPORTS.com.au
Steve Smith named in Wisden’s Cricketers of the Year with Ben Stokes, Kane Williamson and Brendon McCullum132 for New Zealand against England at Lord’s last year ensured he became only
Steve Smith named in Wisden’s Cricketers of the Year with Ben Stokes, Kane Williamson and Brendon McCullum
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 18 days ago
132 for New Zealand against England at Lord’s last year ensured he became only the sixth batsman — after Sachin Tendulkar, Don Bradman, Neil Harvey, Garry Sobers and Graeme Smith — to score 10 or more Test centuries before the age of 25. “The... Read more
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18d
ESPN Cricinfo
How do you compare players across eras?within eras, and then use differences with peers to make cross-era comparisons.
How do you compare players across eras?
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 18 days ago
within eras, and then use differences with peers to make cross-era comparisons. So, for example, you see how much more Don Bradman averaged than everyone else in his era, and compare this with how much someone would need to average now to have... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Wisden names Williamson year's best132 for New Zealand against England at Lord's last May saw him become the sixth
Wisden names Williamson year's best
Otago Daily Times / Posted 18 days ago
132 for New Zealand against England at Lord's last May saw him become the sixth batsman, after Tendulkar, Don Bradman, Neil Harvey, Graeme Smith and Garry Sobers, to score 10 or more test centuries before turning 25. Drawing on... Read more
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18d
The New Zealand Herald
Kane Williamson named Wisden's cricketer of the yearContentCricket: Suzie Bates named Wisden's Leading Women's Cricketer of the Wor
Kane Williamson named Wisden's cricketer of the year
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 days ago
ContentCricket: Suzie Bates named Wisden's Leading Women's Cricketer of the WorldKane Williamson: New Zealand's Don BradmanCricket: Black Caps rise in the rankings Williamson's 132 for New Zealand against England at Lord's last May saw... Read more
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18d
Herald Sun
Australia’s County invasioncommitted to trying to improve and kick on.” ADAM VOGES – Middlesex until earl
Australia’s County invasion
Herald Sun / Posted 18 days ago
committed to trying to improve and kick on.” ADAM VOGES – Middlesex until early June and after mid-August The best since Don Bradman – at least in terms of averages – Adam Voges has signed up to play for County Championship second division side... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Australia’s County invasioncommitted to trying to improve and kick on.” ADAM VOGES – Middlesex until earl
Australia’s County invasion
The Courier Mail / Posted 19 days ago
committed to trying to improve and kick on.” ADAM VOGES – Middlesex until early June and after mid-August The best since Don Bradman – at least in terms of averages – Adam Voges has signed up to play for County Championship second division side... Read more
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19d
FOXSPORTS.com.au
County Championship: Australians playing in England this winteruntil May.Source: News Corp Australia ADAM VOGES – Middlesex until early June
County Championship: Australians playing in England this winter
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 19 days ago
until May.Source: News Corp Australia ADAM VOGES – Middlesex until early June and after mid-August The best since Don Bradman – at least in terms of averages – Adam Voges has signed up to play for County Championship second division side... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Rethinking the T20 batting strike-rateis, without Kohli India would have ended 22 short In cricket, numbers matter a
Rethinking the T20 batting strike-rate
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 24 days ago
is, without Kohli India would have ended 22 short In cricket, numbers matter as much as style, flair and grace. If Sir Don Bradman is the Shakespeare of cricket, then "99.94" is its "to be or not to be". There are many statistics in cricket,... Read more
26d
Daily Telegraph
Streets to be named for Slim Dusty studiostudio. Sir Charles Kingsford-Smith’s recollections of the first direct flight
Streets to be named for Slim Dusty studio
Daily Telegraph / Posted 26 days ago
studio. Sir Charles Kingsford-Smith’s recollections of the first direct flight to Australia and Len Maurice’s classic Our Don Bradman were also recorded at the Homebush studio. EMI was one of the only record producers that survived the Great... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Last-over 24, and 6,6,6,6over Pakistan in the World T20 semi-final in St Lucia in 2010. They had needed
Last-over 24, and 6,6,6,6
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 26 days ago
over Pakistan in the World T20 semi-final in St Lucia in 2010. They had needed 18 to win that one. I was wondering how far Don Bradman was ahead of all other batsmen. He'd probably have got to 7000 Test runs if he'd had another innings, so who is... Read more
27d
Manning River Times
Australia v New Zealand Test series: Adam Voges bumps average beyond 100, passes Sir Donald Bradmannever to wear the baggy green. On Saturday night he had a Test average over 100
Australia v New Zealand Test series: Adam Voges bumps average beyond 100, passes Sir Donald Bradman
Manning River Times / Posted 27 days ago
never to wear the baggy green. On Saturday night he had a Test average over 100, higher than the greatest of them all - Don Bradman. The West Australian would be the first to admit he does not hold a candle to national treasure but that is the... Read more
27d
ESPN Cricinfo
They came, they rallied, they wonhave stopped giving him grief about it. On one occasion he had to be convinced
They came, they rallied, they won
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 27 days ago
have stopped giving him grief about it. On one occasion he had to be convinced to play for his country by Richie Benaud and Don Bradman, as the fee would be less than what he got in Lancashire League cricket for Accrington. He was Chris Gayle before... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
They came, they rallied, they wonhave stopped giving him grief about it. On one occasion he had to be convinced
They came, they rallied, they won
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 27 days ago
have stopped giving him grief about it. On one occasion he had to be convinced to play for his country by Richie Benaud and Don Bradman, as the fee would be less than what he got in Lancashire League cricket for Accrington. He was Chris Gayle before... Read more
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WA Today
Adam Voges awarded Cricket Australia contract after bumper yearIt only took more than a thousand runs in 2015 and an average which at one stag
Adam Voges awarded Cricket Australia contract after bumper year
WA Today / Posted 30 days ago
It only took more than a thousand runs in 2015 and an average which at one stage was higher than Don Bradman, but WA cricketer Adam Voges has finally been awarded a Cricket Australia contract. Voges was handed the contract on Friday along with 19... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
The joke’s on MS Dhoni: Why his banter with journo after World T20 loss is no laughing matterGavaskar chose to exit the scene not because he wasn’t fast or no more capable.
The joke’s on MS Dhoni: Why his banter with journo after World T20 loss is no laughing matter
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 30 days ago
Gavaskar chose to exit the scene not because he wasn’t fast or no more capable. It’s just that he was done. Cricketers, Don Bradman used to say, are temporary custodians of the game whose task is to leave it enhanced. Retirement is not a fight... Read more
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The Hindu
Where do sports icons stand in the hierarchy of genius?against Australia in the world Twenty20 championship you might struggle to resi
Where do sports icons stand in the hierarchy of genius?
The Hindu / Posted a month ago
against Australia in the world Twenty20 championship you might struggle to resist the temptation to rank the pair alongside Don Bradman and Sobers. But what we need is sobriety and sense of perspective to arrive at a fairly accurate evaluation. At... Read more
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The Hindu
Virat and the comparison with greatswith no effort to hide his irritation. Virat keeps the displeasure to himself.
Virat and the comparison with greats
The Hindu / Posted a month ago
with no effort to hide his irritation. Virat keeps the displeasure to himself. When critics rated Sunil Gavaskar above Don Bradman after the former reached his 29th Test century, the Indian maestro humbly pointed at the stats. Gavaskar did it... Read more

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