Originally Posted by tooextracool
its not incredible at all. it shows that andy flower is a very very good player, it shows that viv retired a lot too late, it shows that pitches have gotten flatter, bowling has gotten worse, and it shows that averages are never reliable.
I think it shows that they're not reliable for comparing players from different eras, rather than comparing players full stop.
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