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dna
#INDvNZ: 'Sir' Jadeja's bowling average leaves legendary Richie Benaud in shade(431 runs in seven innings) is the second highest by a captain in Tests (minimu
#INDvNZ: 'Sir' Jadeja's bowling average leaves legendary Richie Benaud in shade
dna / Posted 5 days ago
(431 runs in seven innings) is the second highest by a captain in Tests (minimum 200 runs), next only to the 101.51 by Don Bradman. 1st Ross Taylor has recorded successive ducks for the first time in Tests -- vs South Africa at Centurion last... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Exceptions prove the Rogers rulecricket with a pair of centuries in his final match for Somerset Most first-cl
Exceptions prove the Rogers rule
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 7 days ago
cricket with a pair of centuries in his final match for Somerset Most first-class hundreds by Australians 117 - Don Bradman 86 - Justin Langer 82 - Darren Lehmann 82 - Ricky Ponting 81 - Mark Waugh 79 - Matthew Hayden 79 - Steve... Read more
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Football365
Portrait of an icon: David Beckhamwho transcend sport, become pillars of their culture as well as profession: Sac
Portrait of an icon: David Beckham
Football365 / Posted 9 days ago
who transcend sport, become pillars of their culture as well as profession: Sachin Tendulkar, Tiger Woods, Muhammed Ali, Don Bradman, Michael Jordan, Mia Hamm and, for a time, David Beckham. What Beckham wore sold out. Where Beckham ate was fully... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The true spirit of sport: After Brownlee's heroics... 10 other amazing, unselfish actsPeshawar, Australian skipper Taylor ended the day 334 not out, equaling the the
The true spirit of sport: After Brownlee's heroics... 10 other amazing, unselfish acts
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Peshawar, Australian skipper Taylor ended the day 334 not out, equaling the then highest Test score with the legendary Sir Don Bradman. Taylor could have continued but instead declared to keep the record intact. American journeyman Smyczek had... Read more
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Gulf News
New Ashes rivals are ideal men to banish demonsThe challenge was all the greater because, in the words of team-mate Robin Smit
New Ashes rivals are ideal men to banish demons
Gulf News / Posted 10 days ago
The challenge was all the greater because, in the words of team-mate Robin Smith: “They all wanted to get out the next Don Bradman. When I was batting with [Hick] and standing at the non-striker’s end, I thought I was playing in a different... Read more
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News.com.au
Turnbull-Menzies comparison 'unfair'ABC radio. Mr Howard said this was like comparing a batsman who plays well in
Turnbull-Menzies comparison 'unfair'
News.com.au / Posted 16 days ago
ABC radio. Mr Howard said this was like comparing a batsman who plays well in his first first class cricket match with Don Bradman. He said Mr Turnbull had won the election and there was no reason he shouldn't govern for three years then be... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
If not now, when?- and the modern cricketer has answered it in the affirmative. The grand goodby
If not now, when?
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 18 days ago
- and the modern cricketer has answered it in the affirmative. The grand goodbye is a relatively recent phenomenon: Don Bradman received three cheers from the opposition (and even that was considered boisterous). There was no extended au... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Yorkshire v Durham (day three): Hosts heed Jason Gillespie’s demand and put Headingley victory within reachyou think of all the greats who have played at the ground, the likes of Geoff B
Yorkshire v Durham (day three): Hosts heed Jason Gillespie’s demand and put Headingley victory within reach
Wakefield Today / Posted 21 days ago
you think of all the greats who have played at the ground, the likes of Geoff Boycott, Len Hutton and even Don Bradman, it makes that statistic even more staggering. First-class cricket has been played at Headingley since 1890,... Read more
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The Hindu
Nirmal Shekar column: Coming soon: cricket’s speciation eventby a member of the bowling side with a limit set on speed and bounce to help th
Nirmal Shekar column: Coming soon: cricket’s speciation event
The Hindu / Posted 22 days ago
by a member of the bowling side with a limit set on speed and bounce to help the batman stay safe. And before you can say Don Bradman, a new species might have begun its irreversible growth. Says former India player Shivlal Yadav: “It is a pity... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'I'm a shooting star': Asteroid named after Freddie Mercurynamed after him — Dr May already does (52665 Brianmay), as do Sigmund Freud (43
'I'm a shooting star': Asteroid named after Freddie Mercury
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 24 days ago
named after him — Dr May already does (52665 Brianmay), as do Sigmund Freud (4342 Freud), Buddy Holly (16155 Buddy) and Don Bradman (2472 Bradman). Mercury released more than a dozen albums with Queen between 1973 and 1991 and wrote numerous... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Blitz to uncover gemsto go on and wear the green and gold. “I think its really beneficial,” he said
Blitz to uncover gems
Daily Liberal / Posted 29 days ago
to go on and wear the green and gold. “I think its really beneficial,” he said. “Hopefully we can find the next Don Bradman or the next Glen McGrath or Henry Lawson. But it’s cool for the kids to meet us and for us to meet them and pass... Read more
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The Hindu
The final pointer to character: how a player retires from the gamesimply dropped out of the public eye. Great cricketers never retired, they mere
The final pointer to character: how a player retires from the game
The Hindu / Posted 30 days ago
simply dropped out of the public eye. Great cricketers never retired, they merely lost their drive! Farewell cheers When Don Bradman came out to play his final innings, he was given three farewell cheers by the opposition, as was Wally Hammond in... Read more
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The Hindu
‘Dhyan Chand deserved Bharat Ratna before anyone else’Dhyan Chand. “In 2014 also PM Modi had supported our cause but it hasn't worke
‘Dhyan Chand deserved Bharat Ratna before anyone else’
The Hindu / Posted 1 months ago
Dhyan Chand. “In 2014 also PM Modi had supported our cause but it hasn't worked out so far. Dhyan Chand is at par with Don Bradman in cricket, Mohd. Ali in boxing and Pele in football. Even players from other sports agree he deserved the Bharat... Read more
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New Kerala
Major Dhyan Chand example of sportsman spirit, patriotism: newkerala.com #1108881928, 1932 and 1936," the Prime Minister said . He noted that great players ot
Major Dhyan Chand example of sportsman spirit, patriotism: newkerala.com #110888
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
1928, 1932 and 1936," the Prime Minister said . He noted that great players other games like Cricket used to praise Dhyan Chand for his legendary games. "Great cricket player Don Bradman had said that Dhyan Chand scores goals like runs," Modi add... Read more
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New Kerala
We want Bharat Ratna for Major Dhyan Chand, he truly deserves it, says Dilip Tirkey - newkerala.com #110873He helped India in securing gold medals in Hockey in three Olympic Games in 192
We want Bharat Ratna for Major Dhyan Chand, he truly deserves it, says Dilip Tirkey - newkerala.com #110873
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
He helped India in securing gold medals in Hockey in three Olympic Games in 1928, 1932 and 1936. Great cricket player Don Bradman had said that Dhyan Chand scores goals like runs," he added. Dhyan Chand won three Olympic gold medals in hockey... Read more
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The Hindu
23rd Mann ki Baat programme: Any life lost in Kashmir is loss of the nationthat great players other games like Cricket used to praise Dhyan Chand for his
23rd Mann ki Baat programme: Any life lost in Kashmir is loss of the nation
The Hindu / Posted 1 months ago
that great players other games like Cricket used to praise Dhyan Chand for his legendary games. “Great cricket player Don Bradman had said that Dhyan Chand scores goals like runs,” Mr. Modi added. On the recently concluded Rio Olympics, Mr.... Read more
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