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Used to score double hundred in 1930
Nov 22, 2005: A piece of cricket history will be auctioned in Melbourne on Thursday when a bat used by Don Bradman on his way to a double century is expected to fetch up to Aus$120,000
Fifth Test match
1931: Toss: England.
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