The Don Turns 100

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  1. Heinz

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    What an awesome player he was, truly a legend

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    Yep totally agree Ed, truly the greatest batsmen ever.
     
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    Agreed, the greatest batsman to take the crease!

    Read the other day there was someone checking his innings records and claims to have discovered 4 runs not credited to him, that would take his average to the 100 mark? I guess time will tell....if there is any truth in it.
     
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    Yeah won't change his official average even if the runs existed.

    A relative told me he thinks the Don had tears in his eyes for his last innings and thats why he got knocked over for a duck. Bit of urban myth I think but still a nice story.
     
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