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Lillee

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n
(Biography) Dennis (Keith). born 1949, Australian cricketer; a fast bowler, he took 355 wickets in 70 test matches (1971–84)
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This is surprising since Dennis Lillee is rated by most cricket fans as the game's outstanding fast bowler, Shane Warne is rated by cricket experts as the world's finest ever spin bowler, and Adam Gilchrist is widely regarded as the greatest wicket-keeper-batsman in the history of the game.
He bowed out with two wickets, taking his tally to 313 - fourth on Australia's all-time list behind Shane Warne, Glenn McGrath and Dennis Lillee.
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The combination of Rodney Marsh behind the wicket and Dennis Lillee running up to bowl was the most awe-inspiring sights for all spectators at the WACA because both are products of this ground.
In the 1981 series that had been dogged by some inconsistent umpiring, a Dennis Lillee in-cutter caught Gavaskar plumb in front and umpire Rex Whitehead, standing in just his third Test, raised the finger.
Johannesburg, July 19 ( ANI ): South African pace bowler Dale Steyn has swapped one elite club for another as he advanced to 23 five-wicket hauls in Test cricket to join the likes of Dennis Lillee, Imran Khan and Kapil Dev.
As a result they had to take a gamble and back themselves, and for the likes of Dennis Lillee, Rod Marsh and Jeff Thomson it was a chance to express the aggression they had built up.
The scenes were reminiscent of the 1974- 75 Ashes series Down Under, when Dennis Lillee and Jeff Thomson left Mike Denness's England team battered and bruised with their ferocious pace.
Looking back to the days when Dennis Lillee and Jeff Thompson, and more recently Glenn McGrath, would tear into England's batsman with no mercy, one should perhaps delight in the current Australian team's discomfort.
Carberry bowls them all out Watching Paul Carberry's ride in the Welsh National on Monbeg Dude reminded me of Dennis Lillee when he came off his long run.
I went to the Dennis Lillee Academy in Madras a few years ago," he said.
Featuring displays of recently-discovered information about the first-ever match at the Osborne Avenue ground, in Jesmond, a list of internationals - including Sachin Tendulkar, Viv Richards, Gary Sobers and Dennis Lillee - who have played there, and a new 'discovery trail', entry is free.