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    It's surely a delicious irony that the sponsored link I'm seeing at the bottom of the page is for a sunglasses company!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shoggz View Post
    It's surely a delicious irony that the sponsored link I'm seeing at the bottom of the page is for a sunglasses company!
    Unfortunatley not, the pages get sponsored links that match key-words on the page.
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    Anyone else, no.

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    Quote Originally Posted by vic_orthdox View Post
    They shouldn't be allowed to because, in general, they look like a dick. Bloke at our club does it, everyone just shakes their head. Unless it's Greg Blewett, because he wore them while bowling more than 130km/h...

    There's not advantage to it, let them do it.
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    Mark Waugh pulled them off
    ^^^ pretty much.

    Unless yr Blewett or Waugh and you do this: you're gay.

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    The bigger question is should batsmen be allowed to wear sunglasses....Saqlain Mushtaq certainly thinks so.

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    That's not him preparing to bat though, that's him preparing to take on the Death Star.
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    Aha! Just noticed why Swann is so good...

    He probably has some sort of vision technology in those glasses which assists him to locate the cracks, rough patches and then pin points the area for him to pitch the ball. This yields extravagant break off the pitch even though he doesn't put that many rotations on the ball...

    Verdict: Take the award back and have him remove his glasses and lets see how good he does then...

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