Date: January 31, 2018
Time: 10:00AM
Location: Online
Contact Number: 07 3394 7284

You could own a genuine piece of cricketing history, and support life-changing medical research in the process.

For the duration of the Ashes Series, GMRF is holding an online auction for a cricket bat signed by the Australian Test Touring team from the 1972 Ashes Series. Signatures of particular note include cricketing greats Ian Chappell, Bob Massie, Dennis Lillee and Rod Marsh. The back of the bat includes signatures from the Yorkshire and Lancashire teams.

The Australian cricket team toured England in the 1972 season to play a five-match Test series against England for the Ashes. The series was drawn 2-2 and England retained the Ashes. It remains the last Ashes series to be drawn.

As well as owning a rare piece of cricket history, you cold be part of life-changing research. All proceeds raised from the sale of this item will go directly towards GMRF’s innovative medical research into important health issues such as veteran mental health research and the development of new treatment options for liver cancer. Now that’s what we call a win-win!

CLICK HERE to view the item’s letter of authenticity, signed by Ian Chappell. Ian was the captain of the 1972 Australian team and has been a wonderful supporter of GMRF’s PTSD Initiative. This item was donated to GMRF by ¬†generous supporter Adjunct Professor Phillip Morris¬†for the purpose of fundraising for our research.

CLICK HERE to read the auction terms and conditions

Place your bid now…