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    International Vice-Captain NasserFan207's Avatar
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    Congrats to Philander

    Fastest post-war bowler to 50 wickets.

    Straight outta Lohmann/Spofforth territory this guy.
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    should have done it in 6 tests
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    Regardless of what he does from here, that's a genuinely astonishing achievement. Well done to him.

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    Quote Originally Posted by NasserFan207 View Post
    Fastest post-war bowler to 50 wickets.
    Fastest since 1888, tbh.

    Second fastest overall.


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    Unbelievable his statistics. Wonder how long he can carry this on for.

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    Nah, sod him.

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    Congrats and WOW 5 fer in every match

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    Philander getting into the ridiculous category now. These stats are mind numbing and he is totally slowing down Styen. Congrats to the lad.
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    Strike rate 24.5. WTF.

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    Nah **** him. He's the ICC games become sentient.

    Though at the same time I feel conflicted because he's taking the torch from McGrath and Pollock in showing the shunts in the media that fast medium bowlers can be the best.
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    Philander has been amazing so far

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    Ridiculously amazing! Congrats to the Chewing gum boy!
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    Congrats Vernon, splendid work - he's out bowled Steyn in every match so far.

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    congrats Philanderer

    now come over to the UAE so that your stats can be pulled down like Steyn's in 2010
    And smalishah's avatar is the most classy one by far Jan certainly echoes the sentiments of CW

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    But he is bowling on lively wickets, 450 run first innings greentops! Fraudlander.

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