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During a recent Cricket match, Brad Haddin blasted a six into the crowd and a spectator came down with one of the best grabs we have seen, especially considering he was carrying an iced coffee and two hamburgers. The spectator is a 16-year old named Peter Spurling who according to the Herald Sun is already being recruited heavily while he plays for his AIS AFL Academy. The catch was pretty spectacular as he moved all his concessions to his right hand and snagged the ball out of the air with his left. The fans around him also appreciated the effort and he was greeted with cheers and high five’s as he walked back to his seat.
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