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Table manners

Bert Ironmonger was a left-arm spinner who played for Australia in the inter-war period.

It was believed that he was not part of the 1930 Ashes series because the selectors were worried that his table manners might let the team down!
The family strongly denied this.
 

Ironmonger was infamous for being uncouth but research suggests that he wasn't as bad as he was thought to be.