Lot 363Cricket Bernard Thomas Australia 1974 & New Zealand...

Auction Date: 23/05/2018 at 10:30 am

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Cricket Bernard Thomas Australia 1974 & New Zealand 1975 Tour Blazer in blue with yellow and red edge colours and silver coloured embroidered George and Dragon breast badge with ‘1974 Australia & N.Z 1975’ below, bears Daks for Simpson label to interior. During the 1974/75 Tour in New Zealand Thomas saved the life of batsman Ewan Chatfield after suffering a hairline fracture to the skull after being hit by a bouncer with there being no doctor on the grounds. From the personal collection of Bernard Thomas, who was the physiotherapist for the England team between 1970 and 1985.

Hammer Price: £70.00

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