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    Quote Originally Posted by BeeGee View Post
    My feelings exactly.
    The other aspect of T20 that annoys me is all the bad batting habits bought on by the need to score quickly then start to creep into Test batting.
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    And smalishah's avatar is the most classy one by far Jan certainly echoes the sentiments of CW

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    Quote Originally Posted by Scaly piscine View Post
    Media people who just brainlessly parrot myths like that should be taken out and shot.
    You're insane.

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    ah! another world championship and another final for us. Hopefully, it won't be another disappointment.

    We should ball a few into gayle's rib cage early on. hopefully that'll make it uncomfortable for him

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    Is Mahela a midget? Sammy never struck me as outlandishly tall and he towers over his opposite number in this pic:

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    You watching the girls Brumbers? England chasing 143, won't be easy. Could have been worse though after the start that Lanning and Healy gave Australia.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BoyBrumby View Post
    Is Mahela a midget? Sammy never struck me as outlandishly tall and he towers over his opposite number in this pic:

    It's probably the difference between 5' 8" and 6' 2" I'd have thought.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BoyBrumby View Post
    Is Mahela a midget? Sammy never struck me as outlandishly tall and he towers over his opposite number in this pic:

    Sammy is taller than you'd think; he just crouches over when he bowls so he doesn't make full use of it. More noticeable when he's batting IMO.
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    Sanga has done well but Murali has done better. In my opinion, Murali is simply the best off spinner in history of cricket and I can't make that kind of statement for Sanga.
    Sanga isn't the best off spinner in the history of cricket? News to me.

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    Quote Originally Posted by stumpski View Post
    You watching the girls Brumbers? England chasing 143, won't be easy. Could have been worse though after the start that Lanning and Healy gave Australia.
    Wasn't, but am now. Ta for the heads up.

    34/1 off 6 as I tune in. Required rate climbing then.

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    Charlie Edwards gone, attempting one big hit too many. Big blow that.

    Been a while since I saw someone bowling in a cap btw.

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    Hint of Bouf Lehmann in the action, IMHO. Quite round armed.

    Hate to be that guy and reduce it to a base level, but Ms Taylor's quite the fox.

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    Heh, glad you said it first - she's like a big eyed pixie isn't she? Cute isn't the word. Charlie has 'girl next door' looks, shall we say.

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    Ugh. That's an absolutely filthy cross bat slog from Greenway. Deserved what it got.

    Think we're gone here.

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    Yeah I agree. Can't rely on the lower middle order to go at 8.7 an over - that sort of scoring rate is almost unheard of in women's cricket. And they haven't had much batting in any case.

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    There's plenty of turn here, for the men playing on this pitch later.
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