• Short Summary

    THERE'S ONE SURPRISE NAME IN THE MCC PARTY TO TOUR AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND THIS WINTER.

  • Description

    THERE'S ONE SURPRISE NAME IN THE MCC PARTY TO TOUR AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND THIS WINTER. KEN HIGGS, THE 28-YEAR-OLD LANCASHIRE FAST BOWLER. HE'S THE ONLY UNCAPPED PLAYER IN THE PARTY OF 16 NAMED TODAY (SUNDAY) MCC SECRETARY BILLY GRIFFITH GOES AS MANAGER WITH OVERALL CONTROL. AS PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED WARWICKSHIRE'S MIKE SMITH IS THE CAPTAIN. HIS VICE-CAPTAIN IS COLIN COWDREY. THE OTHER TOURISTS ARE: BOB BARBER,KEN BARRINGTON, GEOFF BOYCOTT, DAVID BROWN, JOHN EDRICH, HIGGS, JEFF JONES, WHO PLAYED FOR ENGLAND IN INDIA LAST YEAR, DAVID LATER, JOHN MURRAY, PETER PARFITT, JIM PARKS, ERIC RUSSELL, CAPPED THREE YEARS AGO, AND FRED TITMUS. THE SELECTORS MET TODAY IN THE COMMITTEE ROOM AT LORDS UNDER CHAIRMAN, DOUG INSOLE.

    AFTERWARDS HE WAS ASKED BY BRIAN JOHNSTONE IF THEY'D TRIED TO GET TED DEXTER TO GO:

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA56EJC05709K39X29BHO4IYZO0
    Media URN:
    VLVA56EJC05709K39X29BHO4IYZO0
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/08/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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