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Jack Stackpoole      

Full name John Stackpoole

Born November 23, 1916, Jundah, Queensland

Died October 24, 2010 (aged 93 years 335 days)

Major teams Queensland

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 3 5 2 6 5* 2.00 0 0 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 3 600 359 14 6/72 25.64 3.59 42.8 1 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1939/40 - 1940/41
Profile

The bare statistics of Jack Stackpoole's first-class career as a medium-fast bowler are unremarkable - three matches for Queensland immediately before World War two brought an end to cricket for the duration - but his real claim to fame was he was one of only two men to dismiss Don Bradman first ball.

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