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Phillips to speak at Bradman Luncheon

Jul 17, 2012

Former Australian batsman/wicketkeeper Wayne Phillips in action.Former Australian batsman/wicketkeeper Wayne Phillips is our guest speaker at The Bradman Luncheon on August 27. 

Phillips, a left-handed batsman from South Australian, played 27 Tests from 1983-86 (including a century on debut) and 47 ODI matches, before stints as Australian Cricket Academy and SACA head coach. 

Join fellow members and guests in honouring one Australia’s greatest cricketers on what would have been his 104th birthday.

Hosted by talented broadcaster Gerard Whateley, members and guests can be assured of a classy affair to honour The Don.

This premier function on the MCC calendar which includes a three-course meal is one not to be missed by any cricket enthusiast.

Bookings are now being taken online here.