1948. against England 14th August. at Brisbane.cootamundra. Adelaide. against England Occupation : Batting Style: Debut: Last Match :  Autobiography : µFarewell To Cricket¶  Died: 25 February 2001. at The Oval. Kensington Park.PROFILE  Name :  Born:  Parents :  Spouse :  Known As:     Donald George Bradman 27 August 1908. George And Emily Brademen Jessica Menzies Don Bradman Cricketer Right Hand Bat 1928-29. New South Wales. South Australia .

 He was youngest of five children. New South Wales.  After his first few years in Cootamundra. . his family moved to Bowral.  He had one brother and three sisters.  His schooling was at there in Bowral Intermediate High School  He was later known as the ³BOY OF BOWRAL´ even though he was not born there.HIS CHILDHOOD  He was born at Cootamundra.

Therefore he was dropped for the next test match. in the second inning. but was selected again for the third test match. 112. he scored 79 in the first inning and his first test century. After this test match his career started marching ahead and he was never dropped from the Australian team again. In third test match.HIS DEBUT His debut was not a good start: he only made 18 runs in the first inning and 1 in the second. .

England Headingley. 448 balls . July 1930 Australia¶s first innings Don Bradman: 334 1st session: 105 2nd session: 115 3rd session: 89 Reached 100: 99 minutes Reached 200: 214 minutes Reached 300: 336minutes Reached 309 not out (close day 1):352 minutes Reached 334:383 minutes.FACTS ABOUT THE 334 AT HEADINGLEY             Australia vs.

 158 scoring shots. 318 days. and in the least number of Innings (21 years.  Youngest players to reached 1000 runs in Test cricket. 13 innings)  First Australian to make two Test double centuries . 26 twos. 6 threes. 80 singles  The first and only instance of a batsman making 300 in one day of a Test match. seven Tests.  It is still the fastest double century in Test history . 46 fours.

broke many records which includes        The highest number of Boundaries (49) ever hit a Shield match The most runs ever scored in boundaris The Highest first class score Highest match aggregate First New South Wales player to Score over 300 twice Youngest batsman ever to score over 400 Record third wicket partnership with Kippax for New South Wales. 1936. Bradman led Australia onto the field as Captain. .BRADMAN¶S MEMORABLE CRICKET DAYS  On December 4.  On the 15th March 1949 Don Bradman became Sir Donald Bradman  His record score of 452.

99.00 BEST 1-8 SR 80.94 100s 29 50s 13  BOWLING & FIELDING :BALLS 160 M 3 RUNS 72 W 2 AVG.0 CT 32 Overall. 36. he scored 211 centuries in his career including 41 double centuries.CAREER STATISTICS  BATTING :M 52 Inn. 8 triple Centuries and one quadruple century. . 80 NO 10 RUNS 6996 HS 334 AVG.


his stroke production.SELF . To me it¶s his compactness.now I never saw myself play. That was how I felt. But I feel that this fellow is playing much the same as I used to play. there is a similarity Between the two«I can¶t explain it in Detail. and She looked at him on the Television and said yes.QUOTES  SACHIN TENDULKAR: ³I asked my wife to come look at him «. His technique. it all seemed to Gel as far as I was Concerned«.´ .

 SHANE WARNE: ³I think he¶s the best thing that¶s happened to the game of the Cricket for many. because the epitomy of the game of Cricket is a top batsman playing against great third finger leg Spinner« that¶s the best cricket you could possibly see.´ . many years.

lasting over an hour. .Wisden Cricket Of The Year  1949 :.Knighted For Services To Cricket  1979 :.Appointed Commander Of The Order Of Australia  2000 :.ACHIEVEMENTS  1931 :. He defeated tennis champion Don Turnbull in five sets.Selected As One Of Five Wisden Cricketers Of The Century  He had won the south Australian squash championship in 1939.

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