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West Australian, The – TITAN of WA and Australian cricket Justin Langer has been immortalised at Optus Stadium after the southern end of the ground was named in his honour.

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  • TITAN of WA and Australian cricket Justin Langer has been immortalised at Optus Stadium after the southern end of the ground was named in his honour.
  • The Justin Lander Stand was officially unveiled this morning in front of the Australian team and coach, who admitted to feeling overwhelmed by the attention.
  • Camera IconODI Cricket promo at Optus Stadium – Australian cricket coach and WA cricket legend Justin Langer has had one of the stands at Optus Stadium named in his honourPicture: Daniel Wilkins“When you start out as a little kid you don’t set out to have a grandstand named after you so it is an unbelievable feeling.
  • “To be standing here now as the coach of the Australian cricket team and to have been able to have a life in cricket, it’s a bit surreal really.”
  • “Justin is obviously a legend of WA and Australian cricket but also the only person who has bridged over into this stadium,” she said.


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