Page 89 of 150 FirstFirst ... 3979878889909199139 ... LastLast
Results 1,321 to 1,335 of 2245

Thread: *Official* New Zealand in Sri Lanka 2012

  1. #1321
    International Vice-Captain Mike5181's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    City of Sails
    Posts
    4,066
    Southee's taken 19 wickets @ 23 in 2012 so far.

  2. #1322
    International Regular Kippax's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2005
    Location
    Central Districts
    Posts
    3,104
    "He's hitting 143 Bondy ffs, make him stop!" - Milne.
    Quote Originally Posted by The Feral Abacus View Post
    Another exaggerated personality stereotype conspiracy brought to you by Kippax.
    NZ RAIN RADAR . TAB CRICKET OPTIONS . KIPPAX CRICKET . DOOR TO THE VAULT

  3. #1323
    Global Moderator Prince EWS's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2003
    Location
    The great state of New South Wales
    Posts
    43,350
    Quote Originally Posted by wellAlbidarned View Post
    Samaraweera injured apparently. The planets are aligning.
    Especially considering the guy averages 87 at this ground after six Tests.
    ~ Cribbage

    Quote Originally Posted by Riggins View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by simonlee48 View Post
    Sanga has done well but Murali has done better. In my opinion, Murali is simply the best off spinner in history of cricket and I can't make that kind of statement for Sanga.
    Sanga isn't the best off spinner in the history of cricket? News to me.

  4. #1324
    International Captain wellAlbidarned's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Location
    away from the palms
    Posts
    6,314
    Quote Originally Posted by straw man View Post
    It's amazing the difference in Southee's body language to a year or two ago. Then he was fodder and he knew it. Now (in my imagination) he looks at the batsman like they're his prey and he knows how to get them.

    I also suspect it really helps him having Boult at the other end - they're used to bowling together and I think also Boult is quite a clever bowler.


    Haha, yeah. He used to seem like a **** in a sort of slightly pathetic, tryhard way, now he's still a **** but it's more like "I own you, bitch"
    Last edited by wellAlbidarned; 26-11-2012 at 03:56 AM.
    Exit pursuing a beer


  5. #1325
    Cricketer Of The Year Bahnz's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    On top of a pile of money, surrounded by many beautiful women
    Posts
    7,667
    And that includes the ghastly test v SA.

    New ball is definitely swinging more.
    Quote Originally Posted by HeathDavisSpeed View Post
    I can think of a list of Sydney Grade posters who would contribute a better average post than Bahnz.
    Maow like no one can hear you maowing.

  6. #1326
    Request Your Custom Title Now! Flem274*'s Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Location
    ksfls;fsl;lsFJg/s
    Posts
    28,190
    one more wicket and theyre in deep deep **** with no samaraweera as yet. come on boys.
    Quote Originally Posted by Athlai View Post
    Jeets doesn't really deserve to be bowling.
    Quote Originally Posted by Athlai View Post
    Well yeah Tendy is probably better than Bradman, but Bradman was 70 years ago, if he grew up in the modern era he'd still easily be the best. Though he wasn't, can understand the argument for Tendy even though I don't agree.
    Proudly supporting Central Districts
    RIP Craig Walsh

  7. #1327
    State Vice-Captain
    Join Date
    Jul 2004
    Location
    auckland
    Posts
    1,362
    Enforce the follow-on. When did NZ last do that?

  8. #1328
    Request Your Custom Title Now! Flem274*'s Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Location
    ksfls;fsl;lsFJg/s
    Posts
    28,190
    mathews looks much more assured than his team mates thus far.

    im not gambhiring either. i rate him.

  9. #1329
    Cricketer Of The Year Bahnz's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    On top of a pile of money, surrounded by many beautiful women
    Posts
    7,667
    That would've been a peach to a left hander. Boult struggling a little to hit the right lines with the swing.

  10. #1330
    International Debutant M0rphin3's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Location
    New Zealand doom and gloom thread
    Posts
    2,336
    Okay probably late, but Kaneh WAG Called it tbh

    Southee gunning it too, don't cock it up now.
    Quote Originally Posted by mudrunner View Post
    give 21yo smith a break. bradmans figures for his first few tests were comparable.....

    Proud Supporter of: Shakib Al Hasan, Kane Williamson, Adam Milne

  11. #1331
    Request Your Custom Title Now! Flem274*'s Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Location
    ksfls;fsl;lsFJg/s
    Posts
    28,190
    Quote Originally Posted by Blakey View Post
    Enforce the follow-on. When did NZ last do that?
    if we bowl them out relatively quickly I'd be tempted to bat for a session to give the bowlers a rest then come back at them fresh for the final two or so days

  12. #1332
    Cricketer Of The Year Bahnz's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    On top of a pile of money, surrounded by many beautiful women
    Posts
    7,667
    Such a great shot that.

  13. #1333
    Cricketer Of The Year Bahnz's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    On top of a pile of money, surrounded by many beautiful women
    Posts
    7,667
    Quote Originally Posted by Flem274* View Post
    mathews looks much more assured than his team mates thus far.

    im not gambhiring either. i rate him.
    Yeah, really agree. Southee's swinging the ball now and Matthews looks far more assured against him than any of the other batsmen did when it was gun barrel straight.

  14. #1334
    Request Your Custom Title Now! Flem274*'s Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Location
    ksfls;fsl;lsFJg/s
    Posts
    28,190
    yeah ok we're not sustaining the pressure here

  15. #1335
    International Regular Kippax's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2005
    Location
    Central Districts
    Posts
    3,104
    Quote Originally Posted by Blakey View Post
    Enforce the follow-on. When did NZ last do that?
    January.



Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. *Official* Sri Lanka Tri-Series
    By James in forum Cricket Chat
    Replies: 1668
    Last Post: 02-09-2010, 11:42 PM
  2. *Official* India in Sri Lanka 2010 - Tests
    By Sir Alex in forum Cricket Chat
    Replies: 1715
    Last Post: 13-08-2010, 12:06 PM
  3. *Official* Sri Lanka in India
    By James in forum Cricket Chat
    Replies: 1541
    Last Post: 01-01-2010, 03:32 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •