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When Bradman “hovered on the brink of eternity” : Excerpt from Indra Vikram Singh’s book ‘Don’s Century’

Then, on the eve of departure for home, Bradman felt unbearable pain in his stomach. The unease that he had been feeling throughout the tour had finally manifested itself in its most excruciating form. 360 more words

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Record Bradman-Ponsford partnership clinches 1934 Ashes series : Excerpt from Indra Vikram Singh’s book ‘Don’s Century’

It was Australia who got the opportunity to bat first at the Oval. Brown was out early, and then the allies of the previous Test, Ponsford and Bradman got together again. 940 more words

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The Boy from Bowral - Sir Don Bradman

Day 77 of Colourisation Project – July 23

It was 80 years ago on this day July 23, 1934 that Sir Donald Bradman scored 304 runs in 430 minutes including 43 fours and 2 sixes at Headingley Stadium in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England. 357 more words

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In Praise of the Scrapbook

There was a time when a scrapbook was part and parcel of a sports’ fan’s everyday life. In a time before the internet and TV there was just the radio and newspapers. 787 more words

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Bradman’s second triple-century in Tests, Leeds 1934 : Excerpt from Indra Vikram Singh’s book ‘Don’s Century’

 

With the Ashes delicately poised, something out of the ordinary was bound to happen. It did, but not on the first day at Bradman’s favourite Headingley ground, for Bob Wyatt won the toss and chose to bat. 614 more words

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Don Bradman Cricket 14

Don Bradman Cricket 14 brings exciting cricket action right to your living room! The game featuers a fully featured fielding system, a complete player physics system with individual attributes including weight and height, the Cricket Academy which allows for unparalleled customization of your Cricket experience, and much more. 235 more words

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Don Bradman Cricket 2014

Ok, I’ll be honest, this isn’t the biggest blockbuster AAA title to be released this year, but, for massive cricket nerds like me, this game is huge. 2,765 more words

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