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    Battle of Hastings

    There are not enough Battles on this board, so pick your best XI to win the Battle of Hastings. A couple of things to take into account are the damp climatic conditions of the 11th Century and probable damage to the pitch caused by horses. The scoring rate would need to be fairly high as the match would have to finish before King Alfred burns the cakes. Prince William sydrome dictates that real legends cannot be risked.

    1. Roy Fredericks
    2. Vic Richardson
    3. Zaheer Abbas
    4. Keith Fletcher
    5. Gundappa Viswanath
    6. Mike Procter
    7. Ken Wadsworth
    8. Bernard Julien
    9. Bill Bowes
    10.Headley Howarth
    11.Terry Alderman

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