Max Gawn did the unthinkable earlier in the week and shaved off his beard and it is fair to say that the results have been interesting.
Gawn now looks like the villian in a Sherlock Holmes movie, but thankfully he did keep the moustache as a clearly shaven Max Gawn is something we don’t even want to picture.
Gawn’s new mo had us thinking about some of the Greatest Moustaches In Sporting History and I am proud to say that Australia is incredibly well represented on this list.
I like the new mo, but I certainly would not be putting my hand up to pay for the leftover beard…
A young David Boon contemplates what life would possibly be like without one of the greatest moustaches in history.
John Newcombe is raw masculinity at its very best!
The moustache of Mervyn Gregory Hughes is a genuine national treasure.
Wade Boggs is the David Boon of American sport – not only does he have an outstanding moustache, but he also holds a number of unbreakable drinking records.
Aardon Rodgers is outstanding at whatever he sets his mind to, whether it be slinging touchdown passes or growing a moustache.
Rollie Fingers is the proud owner of the best name and the best moustache in the history of American sport.
I’ll tell you something brother, Hulk Hogan has one of the greatest moustaches in sporting history.
Mitchell Johnson without moustache = plodder
Mitchell Johnson with moustache = scariest fast-bowler in history
The moustache is a key part of the overall Honey Badger package.
One way to drag yourself out of the shadow of your father is with a scintillating moustache.
Robert ‘Dippa’ DiPierdomenico
He has been involved in some controversies in recent years, but Dippa still has a ripper moustache.
When I grow up I want to be Dennis Lillee.
Max Walker was not only one of the biggest characters in the history of Australian cricket, but the proud owner of an absolute peach of a moustache.
Cliff Lyons moustache is a lot like his playing style – understated yet electric.
Tell me that you wouldn’t follow this moustache into battle…
Robert de Castella
Robert de Castella has always been an owner of a moustache that you can set your watch too.
The King of moustaches.
Any bloke that can pull the North Queensland Cowboys and Illawarra Steelers out of a mediocrity is a champion, but when you throw in this moustache you have an absolute legend.
Greg Bird is a lesson to all the kids out there that even the worst moustache is better than no moustache at all.