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    Describe your playing styles

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    Bowling - Right Arm Fast

    Batting - Right Hand Bat

    Batsman or Bowler? - Bowling All Rounder

    What is your natural swing, if applicable? - Inswing

    Favourite delivery to bowl? - Inswinging yorker

    Best figures? - 5/25 (QLD State Cricket Carnival)

    Favourite Shot? - Cut shot

    Highest score? - 100 not out

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    Bowling - Right Arm Off-spin (in other words, pies)

    Batting - Right Hand Bat

    Batsman or Bowler? Opening Batsman

    What is your natural swing, if applicable? N/A

    Favourite delivery to bowl? Arm Ball (tbh every ball is an arm ball for me.)

    Best figures? 0/5 (off 2 overs)

    Favourite Shot? Straight Drive, Cover Drive off back foot, Hook.

    Highest score? 99* (reason for the name.)
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    Bowling - Right Leg Spin

    Batting - Right Hand Bat

    Batsman or Bowler? - Batsman

    Favourite delivery to bowl? - Straight ball that gets the batsman LBW, when they were playing for the spin.

    Best figures? - 4/1

    Favourite Shot? - Straight Drive

    Highest score? - 186*
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    Bowling - Right Arm Medium Fastish

    Batting - Right Hand Bat

    Batsman or Bowler? - Batting All Rounder, depends on the level I play at

    Favourite delivery to bowl? - Natural ball is the off cutter with the new ball, gets a lot of batsmen out but I really don't know how I bowl it.

    Best figures? - 7.5-1-29-6

    Favourite Shot? - Pull shot, although I have mastered the back foot straight drive

    Highest score? - 175

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    Bowling - Right Arm Leg-Spin

    Batting - Right Hand Bat

    Batsman or Bowler? - Bowler

    What is your natural swing, if applicable? N/A

    Favourite delivery to bowl? Wrong-un to left-handers

    Best figures? - 6/21 off 10 or (in terms of pure domination), 5/6 off 8 overs.

    Favourite Shot? - Cut shot

    Highest score? - 53 not out

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    Bowling - Right Arm Medium Fast
    Batting - Tried both...equally woeful
    Batsman or Bowler - Bowler
    What is your natural swing, if applicable? - Bit of both, probably more inswing though.
    Favourite delivery to bowl - Yorker
    Best figures - 4/4 from 4 overs
    Favourite shot - Edge between the stumps. Managed it once.
    Highest score - 12...from 4 balls. Three consecutive fours through point, then the bastards put a fielder there and I tried the same shot again.

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    Bowling - Left arm slow

    Batting - Left Hand Bat

    Batsman or Bowler? - Batsman

    What is your natural swing, if applicable? - Inswing

    Favourite delivery to bowl? - Toppie

    Best figures? - 8/13 - as a kid when I was sharpish for my age

    Favourite Shot? - Cut shot or pull shot

    Highest score? - 115
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    Bowling - Right Arm Medium
    Batting - Right Hand Bunny
    Batsman or Bowler - Bowler
    What is your natural swing, if applicable? - Outswing
    Favourite delivery to bowl - Yorker, off cutter, standard outswinger
    Best figures - 4/21 though my most memorable were 2/1 in a semi
    Favourite shot -Forward Defence (premeditated)
    Highest score -9* off at least 50 balls with another stonewaller at the other end. My social team banned blocking after that.
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    Bowling - Right Arm Off Spin

    Batting - Right Hand Bat

    Batsman or Bowler? - Batting All Rounder

    What is your natural swing, if applicable? - N/A

    Favourite delivery to bowl? - off spinning delivery with sharp bounce aimed at hitting the top of off stump of right-hander

    Best figures? - 3/16 in 4 overs (in a 20 over match)

    Favourite Shot? - flick off the wrists (a bit like Laxman )

    Highest score? - 78 (achieved twice, both in 20 over matches)

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    Bowler.

    Style - Right arm wrist spin.
    Variations - Topspin, slider, inswinging yorker
    Favorite delivery - Monstrous side spinning leg break
    Sides played for: University of Colombo
    Best bowling -
    2/3 day matches - 8/39 vs University of Ruhuna
    limited overs - 8-0-72-6 vs University of Kelaniya, 8-4-11-4 vs Combined Engish Univesities

    Batting - right hand batsman
    Style - utterly boring grafter, but absolutely love ball turning away from me.
    Favorite shot - Lofted straight drive
    Best score -
    2/3 day matches - 46* against BRC A
    limited overs - 17*(9) against University of Peradeniya.
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    Bowling - Right Arm Rubbish

    Batting - Right Hand Bat

    Batsman or Bowler? - Fielder

    What is your natural swing, if applicable? - Pies don't swing

    Favourite delivery to bowl? - Anything that pitches on the stumps

    Best figures? - 1/20 (I feel sorry for the poor opener who I dismissed)

    Favourite Shot? - Block shot

    Highest score? - 32 on RPIC (my lack of cricket talent even extends to computer games)



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