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DIZZY : The Jason Gillespie Story by  Lawrie  Jason  (as told to Lawrie Colliver) Colliver - Paperback - Second Impression - 2007 - from Diversity Books and Biblio.com

DIZZY : The Jason Gillespie Story

by Gillespie, Jason (as told to Lawrie Colliver) Colliver, Lawrie

Condition: Very Good +


Sydney, N.S.W., Australia: HarperSports, 2007. xi, + 339pp., plus 2 x 8 page colour photographically-illustrated sections. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, slightest hint of tanning to edges. Illustrated card wrapper very good+. From the rear panel: "The first player of Aboriginal descent to represent Australia at Test level, Jason grew up obsessed with the game. Little did he realise his remarkable career would feature such dramatic highs and lows, including helping Australia claim the Ashes four times in succession; breaking his leg in a horrifying accidental collision in the field with Steve Waugh; taking on and getting the better of such legendary batsmen as Brian Lara and Sachin Tendulkar; being dropped during the 2005 Ashes series; scoring a brilliant double century against Bangladesh, and ultimately carving his name in the record books as one of the top Australian wicket-takers of all time . . . " Contents include: Foreword, 19 chapters, Statistics. Book weight approx. 550g. . Second Impression. Softcover. Very Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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