View Poll Results: Who will reach 23 test tons first?

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  • AJ Strauss

    2 11.11%
  • AN Cook

    3 16.67%
  • KP Pietersen

    10 55.56%
  • IR Bell

    1 5.56%
  • IP Freely

    2 11.11%
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    For a long stage there was the stat that he'd never scored a ton in an innings without someone else also getting one.

    Of course for some reason that has never been levelled at ABdV who I believe has a similar sort of record in that regards.
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    Quote Originally Posted by kingkallis View Post
    I dont understand why Bell is so under-rated? The guy is scoring decent amount of runs for few years now.
    Meh, it's a running joke, so umm run with it.
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    Can remember at least one instance of ABdV getting a ton where none of his team mates had got one tbh.
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    With KP stuck in the pits and bell a few laps back, Cook is out on his own here. He'll have the record by the end of the India tour of course.
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    22 centuries.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Spark View Post
    Can remember at least one instance of ABdV getting a ton where none of his team mates had got one tbh.
    You can remember one, and only one.

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    ITSTL. **** averages 17.25 against Bangladesh, says it all. Doesn't perform against the big boys.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Faizal Khan View Post
    22 centuries.
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    Yeah its a surprise really from the team that plays more tests matches than any other teams.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Spark View Post
    Can remember at least one instance of ABdV getting a ton where none of his team mates had got one tbh.
    Exactly, the same number as Bell has got.

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    Captain Cook moves to 21 after today's effort.

    With all due respect to Bell, I think it's now a two horse race after Strauss's retirement.
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    Quote Originally Posted by GIMH View Post
    With KP stuck in the pits and bell a few laps back, Cook is out on his own here. He'll have the record by the end of the India tour of course.
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    If Cook saves this game he should be given two

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    Cook could well be closer to 30 than 20 after the ashes double header.

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    Quote Originally Posted by flibbertyjibber View Post
    Cook could well be closer to 30 than 20 after the ashes double header.
    He'll have played 17 more Tests by that point (if he's not injured) so 5 more tons isn't really a stretch at all

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    Didn't have to face Patto in 10/11. No hope of repeating the heroics again

    Now that I say that Pattinson will be out injured and he'll average 300 for the series.

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