Blog post from Wednesday, 27 August, 2014

On this day 27th August 1908, Australian cricketing legend, Sir Donald Bradman was born, in Cootamundra, NSW.

Donald Bradman is still recorded as being the world’s greatest batsman. His batting average of 99.9 runs for 80 Test innings is unrivalled.

The State Library of New South Wales has a large collection of sporting photographs, including cricketers.

Don Bradman with his “Don Bradman” brand Sykes bat

Creator Hood, Sam, 1872-1953

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