Godfrey Evans Charismatic Legend - Signed First Day cover
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This First Day of Issue cover is a ‘Leaders of The World’ celebration, and measures 18cm x 11cm. It is presented in excellent condition and is a fine item of signed Cricket Memorabilia.
This superb item of signed cricket memorabilia is a colourful First Day of Issue cover, stamped 8th of August 1984, and personally signed by the Kent and England legend, Godfrey Evans CBE (18 August 1920 – 3 May 1999). Evans was described by Wisden as 'arguably the best wicket-keeper the game has ever seen'. Evans collected 219 dismissals in 91 Test match appearances between 1946 and 1959 and a total of 1066 in all first-class matches. En route he was the first wicket keeper to reach 200 Test dismissals and the first Englishman to reach both 1000 runs and 100 dismissals and 2000 runs and 200 dismissals in Test cricket.
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