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  • Michaelf7777777

    1 7.69%
  • bagapath

    1 7.69%
  • Precambrian

    1 7.69%
  • Athlai

    2 15.38%

    0 0%
  • chaminda_00

    0 0%
  • Somerset

    3 23.08%
  • Matt79

    5 38.46%
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Thread: Mystery Draft Test Team Vote

  1. #1
    Not Terrible Athlai's Avatar
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    Mystery Draft Test Team Vote

    Come on in and vote folks.

    The teams:

    Michaelf7777777's XI
    ML Hayden
    MS Atapattu
    R Dravid
    SR Tendulkar
    MD Crowe
    AJ Stewart (wk)
    SM Pollock
    AM Blignaut
    J Srinath
    Mushtaq Ahmed
    CA Walsh

    Bagapath's Test XI
    Sanath Jayasuriya
    Stephen Fleming
    Richie Richardson
    Brian Lara
    Younis Khan
    Saurav Ganguly
    Tatenda Taibu (wk)
    Shane Warne
    Angus Fraser
    Ian Bishop
    Makhaya Ntini

    The Precambrians
    V Sehwag
    G Kirsten
    R Ponting
    R Sarwan
    De Silva
    J Ryder
    M Prior (wk)
    A Khan
    S Clark
    M Mortaza
    G McGrath

    Athlai's Avengers!
    Chris Gayle (WI) (vc)
    Marcus Trescothick (ENG)
    Hashim Amla (SA)
    Michael Hussey (AUS)
    Tillakaratne Dilshan (SL)
    MS Dhoni (Ind) (+)
    Chris Cairns (NZ)
    Shakib al Hasan (Ban)
    Wasim Akram (Pak) (c)
    Waqar Younis (Pak)
    Shoaib Akhtar (Pak)

    1 Graeme Smith [vc]
    2 Michael Atherton
    3 Mahela Jayawardena
    4 David Houghton
    5 Steve Waugh [c]
    6 Kumar Sangakarra [wk]
    7 Thilan Samaraweera
    8 Dion Nash
    9 Harbajhan Singh
    10 Curtly Ambrose
    11 Mohammed Asif

    ****awera ****s - Tests (chaminda_00)
    1. Mark Richardson
    2. Justin Langer
    3. Gautam Gambhir
    4. Andrew Jones
    5. Inzaman-Ul-Haq
    6. Murray Goodwin
    7. Jacob Oram
    8. Jeff Dujon (wk)
    9. Fanie de Villiers
    10. Darren Gough
    11. Muttiah Muralitharan

    Somerset's Mystery Test Draft XI
    Andrew Strauss
    Carl Hooper
    John F Reid
    Jacques Kallis
    Mohammad Yousuf
    Hashan Tillakaratne
    Adam Gilchrist (wk)
    Heath Streak
    Anil Kumble
    Dale Steyn
    Allan Donald

    Matt79's XI
    Saeed Anwar
    MP Vaughan
    KP Pietersen
    VVS Laxman
    S Chanderpaul
    A Flower (wk)
    A Flintoff
    JN Gillespie
    SE Bond
    A Nel
    BAW Mendis
    Direbirds FTW!
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    i like athlai and matt's teams.

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    School Boy/Girl Captain grant28's Avatar
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    wow! thats generally hard to decide who has the best team.

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    First Class Debutant ozone's Avatar
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    Personally like the look of Somersets XI and Matts XI. Went for Somerset XI because it (arguably) the two best all-rounders in the time-frame in Gilchrist and Kallis.
    There's only one Dimitri Mascarenhas!!!

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    It's surely a piss take that in the country who gave us Robert Nesta Marley, King Tubby & Jimmy Cliff that we're tortured with Chumba-fuggin'-Wamba between overs?

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    Cricket Web: All-Time Legend NUFAN's Avatar
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    I went with Michaelf7777777's XI.

    He's picked similar players that I picked in the Pre WW1 draft in Dravid, Tendulkar and Walsh.

    Pollock, Hayden and Crowe makes it 6 world class players.

    Atapattu, Srinath, Stewart, Mushtaq all had distinguinshed careers. Blignaut is the only exception.

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    Went for Athlai's team. Gun bowling, very good batting - should win plenty of matches.
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    Is Cam White, Is Good.

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    Request Your Custom Title Now! Simon's Avatar
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    Matt's team fairly comfortably imo. Most of the teams have 1-2 weaknesses but Matt's is very strong.

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    Hall of Fame Member HeathDavisSpeed's Avatar
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    I came here to kick ass and chew bubblegum... And I'm all out of bubblegum.
    Many of those teams struggling with the available choices of captain. Not many of those teams have a decent one available. And then the team with a good captaincy selection (NUFAN's) doesn't have a particularly strong bowling attack with only Ambrose being truly World Class.
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    Also Supporting the All Time #1 Batsman of All Time Ever - Jacques Kallis and the much maligned Peter Siddle.

    Vimes tells it how it is:
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    Heath worryingly quick.
    ~~~~Categorically not Heath Davis~~~~

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