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    Quote Originally Posted by Prince EWS View Post
    Cook
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    Sangakkara
    Pietersen
    Chanderpaul
    Clarke
    Prior
    Swann
    Anderson
    ?
    ?

    Picked Swann over Ajmal just because it'd be in South Africa really.

    Picking a second opener would be so hard; I guess we'd have to think about someone like Trott doing the job.
    Yeah I'd probably throw Trott or another middle order play up to open. Other two seaming spots are dependent on form, but I'd probably pick two of Broad, Pattinson and Siddle.
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    This English top three are cornflakes. They're not the most exciting thing out but they're pretty effective. Then the middle order are the sugar. Would be too much on their own but added to the cornflakes they add some much needed interest

    When KP returns he will be the banana..

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    Quote Originally Posted by Prince EWS View Post
    Cook
    ?
    Sangakkara
    Pietersen
    Chanderpaul
    Clarke
    Prior
    Swann
    Anderson
    ?
    ?

    Picked Swann over Ajmal just because it'd be in South Africa really.

    Picking a second opener would be so hard; I guess we'd have to think about someone like Trott doing the job.
    Trott has a poor record against South Africa. Get Gayle in and Johnson.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cabinet96 View Post
    Yeah I'd probably throw Trott or another middle order play up to open. Other two seaming spots are dependent on form, but I'd probably pick two of Broad, Pattinson and Siddle.
    Yeah those are the three I had in mind too, but it'd really depend on fitness more than anything else. Broad has dished up pies recently but he's been carrying injury and Pattinson has been injured for a bit now too. If we rule those two out then we end up with a pace attack of Anderson/Southee/Siddle and that's not anywhere near as good as South Africa's.

    I also find it somewhat amusing that when picking a rest of the world side to take on South Africa, two blokes born in South Africa are certain starters..
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    in the meanwhile get some batsmen into the Pakistan side FFS

    Firdose Moonda started her article saying that there were some wisecracks at the presser yesterday saying "they are not New Zealand"......yes they are not Firdose, their batting is worse
    And smalishah's avatar is the most classy one by far Jan certainly echoes the sentiments of CW

    Yeah we don't crap in the first world; most of us would actually have no idea what that was emanating from Ajmal's backside. Why isn't it roses and rainbows like what happens here? PEWS's retort to Ganeshran on Daemon's picture depicting Ajmal's excreta


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    Quote Originally Posted by Prince EWS View Post
    Cook
    ?
    Sangakkara
    Pietersen
    Chanderpaul
    Clarke
    Prior
    Swann
    Anderson
    ?
    ?

    Picked Swann over Ajmal just because it'd be in South Africa really.

    Picking a second opener would be so hard; I guess we'd have to think about someone like Trott doing the job.
    What about Southee as one of your seamers in South African conditions.

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    Quote Originally Posted by smalishah84 View Post
    in the meanwhile get some batsmen into the Pakistan side FFS
    What I wouldn't give to get Cook and Pietersen in our side

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    Quote Originally Posted by Black_Warrior View Post
    Cook
    Warner
    Sangakkara
    Pietersen
    Clarke
    Kohli
    Prior
    Andersen
    Ajmal
    Khan
    Pattinson
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    Good pounce there from AB, and he had to take it after going right in front of the slip. 40-8!

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    Didn't someone predict rain?

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    My side to play against SA in SA would be:

    1. Cook, Alastair
    2. Ali, Azhar
    3. Sangakkara, Kumar
    4. Pietersen, Kevin
    5. Clarke, Michael
    6. Chanderpaul, Shivnarine
    7. Prior, Matthew
    8. Siddle, Peter
    9. Pattinson, James
    10. Ajmal, Saeed
    11. Anderson, James
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    Another one bites the dust, real chance of beating NZ's 45 here.

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    Sreesanth as a seamer in SA conditions, imo.

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    I feel ya Pakistan, I feel ya. South Africa's bowling is in unfair mode atm. They're a video game.
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    Fmd this **** is a young Dennis Lillee. 90mph or so outswing. Nothing beats it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Zinzan View Post
    What about Southee as one of your seamers in South African conditions.
    Yeah he'd be a chance depending on fitness/form of a few others; I mentioned him in Post #723.



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