Sir Doug Nicholls Round: Who is Doug Nicholls?




The AFL has named its Round 10 matches after the great, and inspirational Sir Douglas Nicholls but many may ask, “Who is Doug Nicholls?”


To answer that question, read the entry in the Australian Dictionary of Biography of Sir Doug Nicholls  HERE






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  1. Sir Doug Nicholls was a good friend of my grandfather, D.C McGillivray who also grew up on the Murray near Echuca. They became friends during their athletic days . Grandpop used to speak admirably of Sir Doug who was responsible for arranging for grandpop to have a training run with Fitzroy.

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