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He also used the sweep to great effect against spinners.

His masterpiece (185) at the SCG against England in 1903-04 is still reverberated by many historians.

The story goes that he just picked up a bat from the cupboard of his sports shop and cracked that hundred before deciding to sell off the willow.

Bob Simpson: Solid, reliable and self-belief - these are the three adjectives that flash in one's mind when Simpson's name comes up for discussion.

After Graham Mc Kenzie, the spearhead, had ripped open England with a six-fer, Simpson composed a brilliant 225 to help the home team earn a substantial lead of 275.

Matthew Hayden: Matthew Hayden had an intimidating presence at the crease.

The well-built left-hander could send a few shivers down the spine of the bowlers with a powerful stride forward to smack pacers down the ground.

Unlucky to miss out: Victor Trumper, Michael Slater, Justin Langer, Bill Woodfull and Bill Lawry.