Full name David John Colley
Born March 15, 1947, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales
Current age 69 years 268 days
Major teams Australia, New South Wales
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium
|Test debut||England v Australia at Manchester, Jun 8-13, 1972 scorecard|
|Last Test||England v Australia at Nottingham, Jul 13-18, 1972 scorecard|
|Only ODI||England v Australia at Lord's, Aug 26, 1972 scorecard|
|First-class span||1969/70 - 1977/78|
|List A span||1969/70 - 1977/78|
David Colley was a right-arm medium-fast bowler (with an exceptionally long run-up) and a useful late middle-order hitter who was a surprise choice for the 1972 England tour. He played in three of the Tests without real success or much luck, although his 54 at Trent Bridge came at an important stage of the game.
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