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    Quote Originally Posted by Jono View Post
    Speaking from experience here
    Of course I am. FMD the difference in how you cope with fatigue and how well you move is directly related to how fit you are. It's been so much easier to churn out runs in the seasons when I've been fit than it is when I've been a fat bastard.
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    I always make runs when I'm extremely tired and hung over, and feel like ****.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Monk View Post
    I always make runs when I'm extremely tired and hung over, and feel like ****.
    i actually bat way better hung as balls too. I think it has more to do with not really giving a flying **** what happens, and so just relax and hit the thing rather than overthinking. Convincing the captain that the best preparation might be stumbling home at 7 am saturday morning before cricket might be a different story though.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Monk View Post
    I always make runs when I'm extremely tired and hung over, and feel like ****.
    Miller-esque, impressive.
    Oh for a strong arm and a walking stick


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    Quote Originally Posted by Monk View Post
    I always make runs when I'm extremely tired and hung over, and feel like ****.
    Probably just a result of you not over-thinking your game, and batting with a clearer head. Bit like how everyone middles them in the nets.
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    What we can take from this is that most people bat better when they're not thinking and just cbf. Munaf Patel should be an atg bat then

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jager View Post
    Miller-esque, impressive.
    Now, if I could just find a princess royal to shag...

    Quote Originally Posted by Prince EWS View Post
    Probably just a result of you not over-thinking your game, and batting with a clearer head. Bit like how everyone middles them in the nets.
    Yep. awta. Big night tomorrow night, ton up on Saturday (weather permitting)!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Monk View Post
    Now, if I could just find a princess royal to shag...



    Yep. awta. Big night tomorrow night, ton up on Saturday (weather permitting)!
    How'd it go?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jager View Post
    How'd it go?
    Well, I had a quiet night Fri night. Wife out, at home with the kids. In bed by 10.

    Made 3 runs! Very streaky edge too. I really need to get to training!

    But did take 3 wickets.

    Funny game...

    2 day game, they bowled us for 94, we bowled them out for 120, and we are now 0/60. 20 wickets in 5 hours. So, we could still be looking to beat them outright if we can get together another 150 runs quickly next Sat and then roll them again.

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    **** the pitch up on Friday night imo. Yeah you'll be bowled out but you'll get them out on the cheap

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