Fox Sports Australia – JACK WILDERMUTH and his great uncle Tom Veivers epitomise the long and short of Australian cricket tours to England.

Summary

  • JACK WILDERMUTH and his great uncle Tom Veivers epitomise the long and short of Australian cricket tours to England.
  • The genial allrounder tossed down an extraordinary 95.1 overs of off-spin in one innings in the drawn Test against England at Manchester in 1964, the second longest one-innings bowling stint of all time.
  • BOOF: Lehmann takes up new role “I spoke to Jack last night and told him that my tour there in 1964 lasted six months and we played every county and some twice – things have changed a bit,’’ Veivers said.
  • Jack Wildermuth will play one game in England in Australia’s T20 tour.
  • But Pricey and I have been mates ever since.


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