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    Quote Originally Posted by Monk View Post
    Never given out when opening, or never given out at all?
    At all.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Prensel View Post
    Highest amount of Innings for a specialist batsman without getting a test ton?
    Shane Warne scored the most runs (3154) in his career without making 100 (145 innings)

    In terms of specialist batsmen, Chetan Chauhan generally opened the batting in his 68 test innings, but never made a ton.

    Other specialist batsmen to have never made a ton include:

    Mike Brearley*- 66 inns.

    Bruce Laird- 40 inns.


    *Although it could be argued that Brearley was a specialist captain rather than a specialist bowler....

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    Quote Originally Posted by fredfertang View Post
    I've asked Steven the same question about a dozen times and he's always ignored it - the bloke is a ****
    Just ask me Fred. I'll def answer you, and if I don't know it, I'll make **** up...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Monk View Post
    Just ask me Fred. I'll def answer you, and if I don't know it, I'll make **** up...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Coronis View Post
    Never be given out in their entire career?
    Ok. Andy Lloyd played one test for England in 1984, and opened the batting in his only innings, scoring 10*.
    Might've played more tests except Marshall hit him in the head.

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    Quote Originally Posted by fredfertang View Post
    I've asked Steven the same question about a dozen times and he's always ignored it - the bloke is a ****
    Bloke can't even spell his own first name properly; he's clearly two-bob.

    For Monk: is your first name Harry?
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    What's the latest point in an ODI/T20 someone came in and hit a ton?
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    Quote Originally Posted by BoyBrumby View Post
    Bloke can't even spell his own first name properly; he's clearly two-bob.
    He's also a very sad individual - first won the old Wisden Cricket Monthly Christmas Quiz when he was about 8

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    Since no one is posting in my thread, might as well try here. So Monk, Swing Patterns?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Monk View Post
    Never given out when opening, or never given out at all?
    Did Stuart Law get out in the only innings he played? I think not..

    Also, I think there should be many one test wonders who batted at No 11 and didn't get out in that match..

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    Quote Originally Posted by CricAddict View Post
    Did Stuart Law get out in the only innings he played? I think not..

    Also, I think there should be many one test wonders who batted at No 11 and didn't get out in that match..
    Stuart Law never opened. The question was name the player who opened in a Test and was never given out, in any innings.
    Last edited by Coronis; 14-02-2013 at 02:33 AM.

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    Will be Andy Lloyd. Retired hurt hit by a bouncer never came back..................
    ...............................
    (goes away to check that he wasn't out hit wicket in that innings.......)

    .................................................. ............

    Nope. 10 not out.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Coronis View Post
    Stuart Law never opened. The question was name the player who opened in a Test and was never given out, in any innings.
    Oops, missed that..

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