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The Ashes Goes Pink For Cancer And Girls

by | 2nd, January 2011

FOR the fifth Ashes test, the Australians wear pink. Is this because cricket is now a girls’ sport, like tennis, Aussie Rules and swimming ? Are the Baggys Greens in disguise?

Well, not entirely. The pink is to raise awareness for breast cancer. It’s organised by the McGrath Foundation, a charity created by Aussie great Glenn McGrath’s wife Jane. She died in 2008.

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