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    Kyle Mills - part-time cricketer, part-time thriller novelist. Maybe his current injury is actually writer's cramp?

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    Steve Smith - Either a cricketer or a baseballer, a NHL player, NBA or NFL player or an athlete for GB in the Olympics. Could also be a politican, muscian, comedian or clown, or a pioneer of rocket mail in India.
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    Bradman never had to face quicks like Sharma and Irfan Pathan. He wouldn't of lasted a ball against those 2, not to mention a spinner like Sehwag.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Craig View Post
    Steve Smith - Either a cricketer or a baseballer, a NHL player, NBA or NFL player or an athlete for GB in the Olympics. Could also be a politican, muscian, comedian or clown, or a pioneer of rocket mail in India.
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    Mitch Johnson is ****ing awesome for cricket.
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    Ponting's ability to ton up in the first innings of a series should not be understated. So much pressure, so important. What a great!

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    Neil Pickup - most enthusiastic leg spinner ever in any level of cricket and a great world arm wrestling champion.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Clapo View Post
    haha quality use of Wiki craigos

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    Neil Pickup - most enthusiastic leg spinner ever in any level of cricket and a great world arm wrestling champion.
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    "I am very happy and it will allow me to have lot more rice."

    Eoin Morgan on being given a rice cooker for being Man of the Match in a Dhaka Premier Division game.

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    Jack McNamara - Right back for Scotland, and ex-U/19 cricketer.

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    Richard Dawson - offie who Steve Waugh hit for 4 off the last ball of the day to score a century or that cheeky Corporal Peter Newkirk.

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    Quote Originally Posted by vic_orthdox View Post
    Jack McNamara - Right back for Scotland, and ex-U/19 cricketer.

    Isn't he also a jockey that ran in the national last year?

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    Paul Parker, great fielder. mediocre batsmen for Sussex, or short-arse defender for Manyoo.

    Mark Lawson, promising Tyke leggie or bumptous potato-head writer and presenter.

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    Robert Taylor : Derbyshire legend, actor in Hollywood during the off season

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    Quote Originally Posted by grecian View Post
    Paul Parker short-arse defender for Manyoo.
    Short-aess maybe, but damn good and (in the pre-Neville world) something of a club hero.

    A legend which was only added to when he came on as a substitute for Neville Jnr in 1995\96 against Reading and scored one of the most sensational goals ever by a right-back.
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    Hahaha you've got to be joking, that was the biggest mis-hit ever...

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