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TitleBarnes brings comedy to MCG : Produces child's bat, then wrestles with Ring.
Year1949.
SourceDon Bradman scrapbooks, vol. 52, 1948/49, p. 45.
SummaryThree newspaper articles and a photograph, source unknown, on Barnes's innings in the match, D.G.Bradman's XI v. A.L.Hassett's XI, (D.G.Bradman's Testimonial), which Arthur Mailey describes as 'a mixture of glorious batting and comedy'. At one point, Barnes batted with a child's bat, as shown in the photograph.
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