Christ’s College Sport 1949

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Watching with interest the match with our old rivals Christchurch Boys High School at our annual match at the Christ’s College ground,1949
Front – Eldon Coates (Captain), John Lester, Geoffrey Beadle, David Crowe, Nes Wright.
Back – Harry Espiner and Jim Newbigin.

Jim Newbigin – “We had not beaten Boys’ High for ten years and this time we won with the last ball of the match when the fast bowler Newbigin snared the last two batsmen clean bowled as the bells were ringing in the city.”

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