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    "I wish you were a statue and I was a pigeon"

    Yabba's legendary sledge - supposedly to the Nawab of Pataudi during his 5.5 hour century in the first test of the bodyline series

    Which 21st Century player is most deserving?

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    Quote Originally Posted by fredfertang View Post
    Yabba's legendary sledge - supposedly to the Nawab of Pataudi during his 5.5 hour century in the first test of the bodyline series

    Which 21st Century player is most deserving?
    Jacques Kallis

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    Think I'd be nailing Harbhajan to the plinth myself. He ususally seems somewhere near the centre of a lot of the grubby little contretemps that have plauged the sport of late.
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    Glenn McGrath (pigeon wannabe) bowling to his good mate Jason Gillespie.
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    Has to be Harbhajan for me.
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    Quote Originally Posted by fredfertang View Post
    Yabba's legendary sledge - supposedly to the Nawab of Pataudi during his 5.5 hour century in the first test of the bodyline series

    Which 21st Century player is most deserving?
    I thought it was aimed at Jimmy Burke?
    You know it makes sense.

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    I've read that - and Bill Lawry too - but Yabba was long dead by the time they arrived

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    Quote Originally Posted by fredfertang View Post
    I've read that - and Bill Lawry too - but Yabba was long dead by the time they arrived
    Well it is good un

    Kallis for me also

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    Dravid had his moments there for a while.
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    Quote Originally Posted by archie mac View Post
    Well it is good un

    Kallis for me also
    always respected you archie mac. once again, great call.



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