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Thread: Is there such a thing as "the greatest cricketer ever"?

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    Well the thread has made me question my belief that a specialist can never be a better cricketer than an allrounder.

    Bradman is worth two all time great batsmen, was excellent in the field, was a useful part timer and was a captain. Sobers, Kallis, Miller, Imran etc are all time greats in one discipline, good at another and in most cases on that list excellent in the field as well.

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    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.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Migara View Post
    If he was English, sledger would have definitely named him.

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    People actually taking this thread seriously? lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pothas View Post
    People actually taking this thread seriously? lol
    This **** is dead serious man.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Jono View Post
    This **** is dead serious man.

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    And smalishah's avatar is the most classy one by far Jan certainly echoes the sentiments of CW

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    Quote Originally Posted by sledger View Post
    I just love all kinds of balls.

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    Boon, a bigger outlier than Bradman. 52 beers 1 flight.
    I think there'll sooner be another Bradman than another Warne. - Gidgeon Haigh

    [Warne is] the greatest bowler ever produced in this entire world - Muttiah Muralidaran

    [Warne is] the greatest bowler of all time - Glenn McGrath


    In my opinion Shane Warne is the greatest cricketer who's ever lived - Ian Botham

    Warne is the greatest cricketer to pick up a ball ever.
    And is the greatest bowler I have ever laid eyes on. - Brian Lara

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    That suit Kohli is wearing looks friggin horrible.

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    You're a more conventional guy hey?

    You a fan of the wet suit?


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    Quote Originally Posted by Jono View Post
    You're a more conventional guy hey?

    You a fan of the wet suit?

    I have seen this pic 5 times because of you now. Stop spreading it around !!
    If you were that old, and that kind, and the very last of your kind, you couldn't just stand back and watch children cry.

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    Well I've only posted it like 2 or 3 times so I can only imagine the other 2 occasions involved you reading GQ?

    That's hardly my fault.

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    is the OP a communist or something of course there's a greatest ever cricketer
    Indians can't bowl - Where has the rumour come from as I myself and many indian friends arwe competent fast bowlers ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Spikey View Post
    is the OP a communist or something of course there's a greatest ever cricketer
    What if we asked communists 'Who is the greatest communist ever?'

    And Jono, what I really, really want to know is this. What in god's name is GQ, and why the f*** are they printin wet-suit photos of Kohli??!

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    GQ:


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