Graham_Clayton

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    South Windsor, NSW, Australia
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    Sports, Local and military history, Reading, Chess, Classic cars

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  1. Graham_Clayton

    What is the rarest color in sports?

    The only jumper I could find with green was the Tasmanian State of Origin jumper worn from 1982 to 1993.
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    What is the rarest color in sports?

    Charcoal and orange for the GWS Giants of the Australian Football League:
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    Bad weather football games

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    Players in the "wrong" uniforms

    1970's Australian cricketers Rod Marsh and Dennis Lillee wearing Richmond VFL jumpers: https://i.pinimg.com/originals/bd/df/37/bddf37c344795f97045150f1a9e04535.jpg
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    Rare team matchups

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    Stories Behind The Numbers

    Australian cricketer Shane Warne wore number 23 in One Day and T20 matches because he was a big fan of Michael Jordan:
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    Player-Team-Uniform Similarities

    Greg Phillips played for Port Adelaide in the SANFL and Collingwood in the VFL wearing basically the same uniform in both competitions - black and white vertical stripes on the jumper/jersey.
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    Players in the "wrong" uniforms

    After playing 102 games for Fremantle in the AFL between 2011 and 2016, Tendai Mzungu played 4 games for Greater Western Sydney in 2017 before announcing his retirement.
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    Quirkiest Jersey Elements

    The Glenelg Tigers of the SANFL have their main sponsors name running diagonally up the yellow sash on the front of their jersey. AFAIK, no other top level Australian rules football team with a sash in their uniform has the sponsors name running diagonally across the jersey,
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    Logos associated with failure.

    Reminds me of the Australian version of Radio Shack. Dick Smith electronics is now purely an online seller rather than a "bricks and mortar" retailer: I'll also show the logo of one of the biggest and most spectacular busts in recent Australian retail history:
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    Bad weather football games

    The thunderstorm that hit the 'Gabba in Brisbane during the 1998 cricket Test Match between Australia and England - mid-afternoon looks like the dead of night!
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    Tabletop sports game appreciation

    "Up There Cazaly", Australian rules football board game, circa 1980.
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    Bad weather football games

    The recent Austria v Netherlands women's football friendly was played in a heavy fog that made it impossible for the commentators and crowd to see much of the game: