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    Quote Originally Posted by Burgey View Post
    Anyone think Cummins' action looks a bit like Shane Bond's?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Burgey View Post
    Anyone think Cummins' action looks a bit like Shane Bond's?
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    Hadn't occured to me, but can see it now you mention it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Burgey View Post
    Anyone think Cummins' action looks a bit like Shane Bond's?
    Yeah I said that to my dad a couple of days back when he asked me what his action was like. He had mixed emotions about the news.
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    Reckon he kind of looks like a right handed Dirk Nannes.


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    Whaaaa...?

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    looks like watto's out of the odi... that probably means either smith or mmarsh at 6, and either way leaves the batting looking a tad thin when you consider that hussey used to constantly bail us out/boost us from there.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Spark View Post
    looks like watto's out of the odi... that probably means either smith or mmarsh at 6, and either way leaves the batting looking a tad thin when you consider that hussey used to constantly bail us out/boost us from there.
    It will be a shock if they leave out Smith. He's just... there.

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    Would explain why Cummins is able to swing it both ways at his pace not to mention has good control for a quick.

    I would say Mitch Marsh or Smith would be at 7.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Burgey View Post
    Anyone think Cummins' action looks a bit like Shane Bond's?
    Action isn't particularly similair imo, general style and demeanor is though.
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    Australia (probable) 1 Shaun Marsh, 2 David Warner, 3 Ricky Ponting, 4 Michael Clarke (capt), 5 Michael Hussey, 6 Mitchell Marsh, 7 Brad Haddin (wk), 8 Mitchell Johnson, 9 Pat Cummins, 10 Xavier Doherty, 11 Doug Bollinger.

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    I'm honestly not convinced at all that MMarsh > Smith ats. In any discipline.

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    well he's a bigger hitter

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    Nice to have something to look forward to in our ODI side. Warner, one of Cummins/Pattinson and possible Mitch Marsh.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Spark View Post
    I'm honestly not convinced at all that MMarsh > Smith ats. In any discipline.
    AWTA. Probably suits the conditions and the balance of the team a little better though, especially if Haddin bats 6.

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    perhaps, but surely the fact that smith is, at this stage, a much better cricketer should be a more important consideration. dunno.



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