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    Fred Trueman reckoned you needed a big arse to be fast bowler

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    Quote Originally Posted by fredfertang View Post
    Fred Trueman reckoned you needed a big arse to be fast bowler
    Guess I should take up bowling then.

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    Quote Originally Posted by fredfertang View Post
    Fred Trueman reckoned you needed a big arse to be fast bowler
    Haha I remember Mark Richardson coming up with this theory too.
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    Bracewell's selection - given that he's seen as the green pitch specialist - means we've trolled ourselves with the pitch.

    It's very McCullum and a great way for him to bow out.


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    Yeah, but the arse needs to be muscle and not fat


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    Quote Originally Posted by Himannv View Post
    To be a world class fast bowler, you have to bowl in the 80's.
    Quality post.

    I'd mention hating batsmen. As in literally despising them.
    Last edited by NasserFan207; 25-12-2010 at 07:32 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Himannv View Post
    To be a world class fast bowler, you have to bowl in the 80's.
    Missed this gem.

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