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    New Feature - Our Cricketing Heroes: Colin Milburn

    In a continuing series of CW staff writers' hereoes, Dave Wilson celebrates the short but interesting life of Colin Milburn.

    Cricket Web - Features: Our Cricket Heroes - Colin Milburn

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    Entertaining read and the author deserves credit for resisting comparing Ollie to Falstaff, which, judging by other articles on the big fella, one might think is a legal obligation.
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    How does 9 tests all on home soil deem hima "hero" ?
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    What makes someone your personal hero, cricketing or otherwise, is entirely subjective and totally personal. If number of Test appreances is your main concern, then I assume your hero would be Steve Waugh.


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    Each and anyone can be heroic to each and anyone.

    For instance Fred Trueman's hero was Wilfred Rhodes even though he never saw him play cricket.
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    Quote Originally Posted by JBMAC View Post
    How does 9 tests all on home soil deem hima "hero" ?
    Actually his last Test was at Karachi, so not quite all on home soil.



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