Don Bradman, 254, vs England, 1930 Ashes Every great batter has that one innings. Not their highest score or their most stylish knock but their most faultless performance. For Don Bradman, born 112 years ago today, that performance was an innings of 254 vs England at Lord’s in the second Test of the 1930 Ashes. […] READ MORE
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High Ceiling And Good Company For Tall Zak Crawley
Tall Batsmen A Rarity Tall would be an understatement for Zak Crawley. The greatest batsmen in the world are usually of a low centre of gravity. For instance, legendary greats such as Bradman, Ponting and Tendulkar were all under 6 feet tall. Similarily contemporary greats such as Smith, Babar and Williamson also all stand under […] READ MORE
Is Steve Smith Comparable to Don Bradman?
There is no denying that Steve Smith is a phenomenal batsman. A career Test average of over 60 is unparalleled among current batsmen and he consistently delivers under pressure. The latest ICC Test Rankings mirror Smith’s dominance. Smith now has a rating of 945 points, which is the joint second of all time. It is […] READ MORE