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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old October 31st, 2002, 04:18 Thread Starter
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Craig Bradley Retires...

What a season for big name retirements - imagine putting the best 18 together in a side at their peak.

The Carlton & Port Adelaide legend played over 500 games of top-flight football counting VFL/AFL, SANFL, State of Origin and International Rules games, and also played Sheffield Shield cricket for South Australia.

Well done Craig, he'll be missed.

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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old October 31st, 2002, 13:59
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Re: Craig Bradley Retires...

Originally posted by dyertribe

, he'll be missed.
The only thing I'll miss is throwing wheel chair brochures when Carlton come to town !!!

But in all seriousness Good luck to him !!!

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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old November 1st, 2002, 01:17
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To a super legend Thanks Braddles for the memories.:depress:

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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old November 1st, 2002, 01:43
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I read that he felt like he could have gone around for yet another season, but decided to bow out while he was still feeling good.

Sad to see him go, but probably the best decision for both him and the Blues.
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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old November 1st, 2002, 13:45
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Bradley was a great player, even in the later stage of his career, It's a loss to the game

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