Lot 4661970 Australia v England “Historic Test” signed cricket...

Auction Date: 25/05/2016 at 10:30 am



1970 Australia v England “Historic Test” signed cricket programme – 2nd Test match played at Perth for the first time and signed by both teams to the front and back covers with 11x Australia (front) to incl Lawry, Stackpole, both Chappells, Walters, Redpath, Rodney Marsh, MacKenzie, et al and on the back cover signed by 14x England players to include Boycott, Luckkhurst, Edrich, Knott, Fletcher, Cowdrey, D’Oliveira, Illingworth, Underwood, Snow, Shuttleworth, Willis, Hampshire and Lever et al.- in all 25 signatures - Small split and creases to the spine, internally clean hence overall (F/G) Note the match was drawn but this was Perth’s 1st test match which attracted nearly 85,000 spectators produced receipts approaching 50,000. Greg Chappell became the 6th Australian to score a hundred on his test debut, Brian Luckhurst who damaged his thumb early in his innings went onto score a hundred having scored 74 on his test debut in the first test

Hammer Price: £45.00

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