SarahCanterbury

January 6, 2011

My 2010 Ashes Tribute To Colly

Filed under: England, In Australia, International — Tags: , , — sarahcanterbury @ 2:22 pm

Paul Collingwood. One of my all time England heroes.

BOWLER

Australia v England, Day 1 Third Test , WACA, Perth, 16 December 2010

Australia v England, Day 3 Third Test , WACA, Perth, 18 December 2010

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WICKET TAKER

17 wickets in 68 Tests with a best of 3-23

Ian Bell catches Mitchell Johnson off Colly’s bowling. Australia v England, Day 3 Third Test , WACA, Perth, 18 December 2010

Walking back to his mark afterwards. Graeme Swann, Jimmy Anderson & umpire Billy Doctrove also in shot.

Australia v England, Day 3 Third Test , WACA, Perth, 18 December 2010

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BATSMAN

4,259 runs from 115 Test innings  at an average of 40.56 & with a top score of 206 v Australia. 10 centuries & 20 half centuries

Australia v England, Day 2 Third Test , WACA, Perth, 17 December 2010

Michael Hussey also in shot. Australia v England, Day 2 Third Test , WACA, Perth, 17 December 2010

Australia v England, Day 4 Third Test , WACA, Perth, 19 December 2010

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SAFE PAIR OF HANDS: 96 Test match catches

Catches Ricky Ponting off the bowling of Jimmy Anderson. Kevin Pietersen, Alastair Cook & Andrew Strauss also in shot.

Australia v England, Day 1 Third Test , WACA, Perth, 16 December 2010

Catches Philip Hughes off the bowling of Steven Finn. Andrew Strauss, Graeme Swann, Tim Bresnan, Matt Prior, & Kevin Pietersen also in shot.

Australia v England, Day 2 Third Test , WACA, Perth, 17 December 2010

Catches Peter Siddle off the bowling of Jimmy Anderson. Andrew Strauus, Matt Prior & Graeme Swann also in shot.

Australia v England, Day 3 Third Test , WACA, Perth, 18 December 2010

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FIELDER

Australia v England, Day 1 Third Test , WACA, Perth, 16 December 2010

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TEAM PLAYER

With Ian Bell. Australia v England, Day 2 Third Test , WACA, Perth, 17 December 2010

With Matt Prior. Australia v England, Day 4 Fourth Test , MCG, Melbourne, 29 December 2010

With his team-mates. Australia v England, Day 3 Third Test , WACA, Perth, 18 December 2010

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WINNER

Australia v England, Day 4 Fourth Test , MCG, Melbourne, 29 December 2010

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All photos taken with a 200mm 1:4 lens

© Sarah Ansell

 

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3 Comments »

  1. Thank you Sarah. So many roles to be filled with the loss of this one man! Plus, he is a super Sprinkler! 😀
    I wish him every success as he continues with other form of the game.

    Comment by Jean — January 6, 2011 @ 5:18 pm

  2. I’ll miss Colly. Is he doing the sprinkler in the second picture?

    Comment by Marc — January 6, 2011 @ 6:43 pm

  3. Sarah – love these pics. Is it possible for me to use one to illustrate my CW feature?

    Comment by Howe Zat — January 9, 2011 @ 7:24 pm


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