Lot 1791981 England v Australia Cricket Commemorative bone china...

Auction Date: 11/06/2020 at 10:30 am

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1981 England v Australia Cricket Commemorative bone china plate – overall 8.25” dia – the third test match at Headingley saw many records broken by both teams to incl Mike Brearley (Capt) record 9th victory against Australia, Botham incredible innings 149 n.o and his 5 wickets; Willis 8 for 43 (best analysis at Headingley (then); both wicket keepers setting world records with Marsh breaking Alan Knott’s record of 263 dismissals in Tests and Taylor passing Murrays total of 1,270 catches in first class cricket and Lille became the leading wicket taker in the series surpassing Trumble’s total of 141 – an amazing test match which will go down in the annals of cricket history

Hammer Price: £10.00

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