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Thread: Should bowling with Sunglass on be banned from Cricket ?

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    Should bowling with Sunglass on be banned from Cricket ?

    When a bowler wears sunglass batsman can't see his eyes . If you are a batsman , you can't really see where the bowler is looking at or aiming to bowl . Bowlers get Small Advantage over batsman's Anticipation . In cricket Small Advantages can always be costly . This is totally against the spirit of cricket . You can tell they are wearing it on purpose .

    Indian spinners use this trick . Now English spinners are doing this in Ashes .

    Ashwin and all the other Indian spinners always bowls with Sunglass on -



    Now English bowlers are doing the same in Ashes . Swann -



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    True Legends don't need sunglasses to trick batsman -

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    No, you just look a **** in them.

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    Quote Originally Posted by GOAT View Post
    You can tell they are wearing it on purpose .
    Really? I'd always just assumed the sunglasses managed to just climb up onto their faces.
    RIP Philip Hughes - 1988-2014

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    Sunglasses are the new escape goat.
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    Over 0.2: Putland to Nevill, OUT, no run, full ball swings in late to crash into his pads. Nevill is almost falling over trying to get bat on it but can't. Huge shout for LBW and Umpire Martell eventually raises the finger! P.Nevill - lbw b:Putland 0 (1 ball, 1 minute).


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    Quote Originally Posted by NUFAN View Post
    Sunglasses are the new escape goat.
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    When subcontinental cricketers do it it's cheating.

    When other cricketers do it it's clever tactics.

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    So do you find out where Muralitharan is looking to bowl from his eyes?

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    If you're looking at someone's eyes when they're bowling you shouldn't be playing international cricket anyways
    Last edited by Daemon; 23-07-2013 at 12:26 AM.

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    Only way crap bowlers can manage to get wickets.

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    The sort of general malaise that only the genius possess and the insane lament.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cabinet96 View Post
    Really? I'd always just assumed the sunglasses managed to just climb up onto their faces.
    Quote Originally Posted by NUFAN View Post
    Sunglasses are the new escape goat.

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    Its hardly something Swann copied off the Indians since he's been doing it since their spinners were still in School.

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    Makes sense that the annoying **** pioneered this unacceptable behaviour.

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    I just love all kinds of balls.

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