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Full name Geoffrey Dymock
Born July 21, 1945, Maryborough, Queensland
Current age 69 years 8 days
Major teams Australia, Queensland
Batting style Left-hand bat
Bowling style Left-arm fast-medium
|Test debut||Australia v New Zealand at Adelaide, Jan 26-31, 1974 scorecard|
|Last Test||Pakistan v Australia at Lahore, Mar 18-23, 1980 scorecard|
|ODI debut||New Zealand v Australia at Dunedin, Mar 30, 1974 scorecard|
|Last ODI||England v Australia at The Oval, Aug 20, 1980 scorecard|
|List A span||1972-1982|
A soft-spoken country Queenslander, Geoff Dymock would have played more Tests for Australia in an era less blessed with fast-bowling talent. As it was, he probably exceeded his own expectations when, sporting a bushranger's beard at the age of 34 in 1979-80, he wheeled down his left-arm seamers manfully in India, and against England and West Indies at home. No bowler, too, was so tireless a trier in the years when Queensland seemed likelier to win the FA Cup than the Sheffield Shield. Gideon Haigh
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