October 17, 2021

Biography of Sir Don Bradman

Biography of Sir Donald George Bradman includes of Australia is surely the best batsman of 20th Century, he made his international Debut against England and also scored a century in last and final test of that series.he is always the special batsman for Australia.He dominated cricket and we are writing the brief biography of Sir Don Bradman 

Sir Don Bradman 

Early Days :

Donald George Bradman was the youngest son of George and Emily Bradman.He scored his first century at the age of 12 in school cricket playing for Bowral Public School against Mattagong High School.Bradman practiced batting at a water tank where ball comes at high speed and varying angles, this form of practice developed his cricket to a great extent.He dominated world class bowlers. 

First Class Career: 

He made his first class debut at Adelaide oval at the age of 19. He also made 100 on debut with the inning of 118.His abilities like Fast Footwork,Calm confidence and Rapid Scoring.In the final match of the season he scored century at SCG against Sheffield Shield Champions Victoria.Despite his Performance he was not selected for Australian 2nd team to tour New Zealand.Bradman thinks that his chances for Test Selection would be improved by moving to Sydney for(1928-29) season.He made 87 and 132 not out against the England touring team & rewarded with the selection for the first Test to be played at Brisbane

Test Career:

He made his Test debut against England and scored 18 & 1 in his first test & then he dropped for second test.Recalled for 3rd test at Melbourne Cricket Ground, He scored 79 & 112 in first and second inning and after he made 112 in 2nd innings, he was the youngest player to score a international test Century & he scored 123 in the first inning of fifth test & he was not out in second innings and Australia manages to win the last and final test match of the series against England.He had played 59 test matches scoring 6,996 runs with the average of 99.94 & his overall average which include every match he played is 90.27 in 669 Matches with 219 Centuries and over 50000 runs.

No one is greater than him in test cricket in his Era.He was the toughest batsman to bowl. Bowlers always struggle against him.He is a great Cricket He was also the Captain of Australia.He was the night mare for bowlers.He was always the best batsman in Red Ball Cricket & he was one of the best batsman in Test Cricket.

Total MatchesTotal RunsBatting Average100/50
52699699.9429/13

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