Name/TitleShirt: Luke Wright's England World Cup shirt, 2011
About this objectEngland ODI shirt issued to Luke Wright for the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup.
England, having won the T20 World Cup the year before, were knocked out in the quarter-finals by Sri Lanka.
The shirt has been signed by 15 members of the side in white pen - some of these are quite faint and hard to read. England's squad for the tournament was Strauss (capt), Bell, Morgan, Pietersen, Trott, Bresnan, Collingwood, Wright, Yardy, Prior, Anderson, Broad, Shahzad, Swann, Tredwell, Dernbach, Bopara, Tremlett, and Rashid. Several of these players withdrew from the tournament or were the replacement players.
Luke Wright played for the Wellington Firebirds during the 2010-11 season and was a member of both the 2010 T20 World Cup-winning and 2011 ODI World Cup England teams.
Medium and Materials100% polyester
Inscription and MarksThe shirt has been signed by 15 players in a white/silver pen that is quite hard to read.
MeasurementsSize UK L38
CollectionCricket Wellington Collection
Credit LineCricket Wellington Collection, nzcricketmuseum.co.nz
Object TypePlaying Shirt
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