Cricket Player Manager
Page 2 of 6 FirstFirst 1234 ... LastLast
Results 16 to 30 of 89

Thread: Top cricketers non-discussion thread

  1. #16
    The artist formerly known as Monk Red Hill's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Location
    Australia
    Posts
    5,124
    All time

    Opening bat- Hobbs
    Middle order bat- Bradman
    All rounder- Miller
    Keeper- Evans
    Fast bowler- Lillee
    Spinner- Warne

    Players I've seen

    Opening bat- Greenidge
    Middle order bat- V. Richards
    All rounder- Kallis/Imran
    Keeper- Healy
    Fast bowler- Ambrose
    Spinner- Warne

  2. #17
    International Coach Ikki's Avatar
    Cricket Champion! Jackpot Champion!
    Join Date
    Sep 2005
    Location
    Death Queen Island
    Posts
    12,775
    All time

    Opening bat- Hobbs
    Middle order bat- Bradman
    All rounder- Miller
    Keeper- Gilchrist
    Fast bowler- Lillee
    Spinner- Warne

    Players I've seen

    Opening bat- Hayden
    Middle order bat- Lara/Tendulkar/Ponting
    All rounder- Kallis
    Keeper- Gilchrist
    Fast bowler- McGrath
    Spinner- Warne
    Last edited by Ikki; 07-05-2013 at 02:25 PM.
    ★★★★★

  3. #18
    Hall of Fame Member Howe_zat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Top floor, bottom buzzer
    Posts
    16,668
    Only 5/6 Australians, are you feeling okay Ikki?
    "Your averages, captain, coaches and players can probably survive incompetence over a relatively short series, so if youíre going to be rubbish, make sure itís against Pakistan, Sri Lanka, New Zealand or someone."

  4. #19
    Cricketer Of The Year Cabinet96's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    London, England
    Posts
    9,969
    Opening Batsman - Jack Hobbs
    Middle Order Batsman - Don Bradman
    All Rounder - Garry Sobers
    Wicketkeeper - Alan Knott
    Fast Bowler - Malcolm Marshall
    Spinner - Muttiah Muralitharan


  5. #20
    Global Moderator Prince EWS's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2003
    Location
    Moving to Somalia
    Posts
    44,040
    Quote Originally Posted by Prince EWS View Post
    Opening Batsman: Grace
    Middle Order: Bradman
    All Rounder: Imran
    Wicket-keeper: Knott
    Fast Bowler: Marshall
    Spinner: Muralitharan
    In my time of watching live cricket:

    Opening Batsman: Smith
    Middle Order: Tendulkar
    All Rounder: Kallis
    Wicket-keeper: Gilchrist
    Fast Bowler: McGrath
    Spinner: Muralitharan

    Cook and Steyn serious contenders to finish up on the list by the time they retire.
    ~ Cribbertarian ~

    Rejecting 'analysis by checklist' and 'skill absolutism' since Dec '09

    Quote Originally Posted by John Singleton
    Recognition of Property Rights in material objects is the recognition of a manís right to exist; his right to pursue his own goals in his own manner at his own discretion with what is rightfully his to command. Just as the Right to Life is the right to the property of oneís own person, so the right to own material products is the right to sustain oneís life and to keep the results of oneís own efforts.


  6. #21
    Cricketer Of The Year Cabinet96's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    London, England
    Posts
    9,969
    That I've seen play (only really the last 8-9 years)

    Opening Batsman: Graeme Smith
    Middle Order: Sachin Tendulkar
    All Rounder: Jacques Kallis
    Wicket-keeper: Prasanna Jayawardene
    Fast Bowler: Glenn McGrath
    Spinner: Muttiah Muralitharan

  7. #22
    Cricket Spectator
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    U.S.A.
    Posts
    33
    Limiting to players I have seen:

    Opening Batsman: Graham Gooch
    Middle Order: Viv Richards
    All Rounder: Imran Khan
    Wicket Keeper: Adam Gilchrist
    Fast Bowler: Malcolm Marshall
    Spinner: Saqlain Mushtaq

  8. #23
    International Captain wellAlbidarned's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Location
    away from the palms
    Posts
    6,517
    Opening batsman - Fulton
    Middle order - Taylor
    All rounder - Bruce Martin
    Wicket Keeper - Watling
    Fast Bowler - Boult
    Spinner - Williamson

    bulletproof
    Exit pursuing a beer

  9. #24
    International Coach flibbertyjibber's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    Mrs Miggins pie shop
    Posts
    11,919
    Opening Batsman - Len Hutton
    Middle Order Batsman - Don Bradman
    All Rounder - Jacques Kallis
    Wicketkeeper - Alan Knott
    Fast Bowler - Malcolm Marshall
    Spinner - Shane Warne

  10. #25
    International Vice-Captain kyear2's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    w.i
    Posts
    4,249
    Quote Originally Posted by Howe_zat View Post
    Only 5/6 Australians, are you feeling okay Ikki?
    Beat me to it.
    Aus. XI
    Simpson^ | Hayden | Bradman | Chappell^ | Ponting | Border* | Gilchrist+ | Davidson3 | Warne4^ | Lillee1 | McGrath2


    W.I. XI
    Greenidge | Hunte | Richards^ | Headley* | Lara^ | Sobers5^ | Walcott+ | Marshall1 | Ambrose2 | Holding3 | Garner4

    S.A. XI
    Richards^ | Smith*^ | Amla | Pollock | Kallis5^ | Nourse | Cameron+ | Procter3 | Steyn1 | Tayfield4 | Donald2

    Eng. XI
    Hobbs | Hutton*^ | Hammond^ | Compton | Barrington | Botham5^ | Knott | Trueman1 | Laker4 | Larwood2 | Barnes3

  11. #26
    International Vice-Captain kyear2's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    w.i
    Posts
    4,249
    Opening Batsman: Len Hutton (Gordon Greenidge)
    Middle Order: Don Bradman (Viv Richards)
    All Rounder: Garry Sobers (Adam Gilchrist)
    Wicketkeeper Batsman: Adam Gilchrist (Adam Gilchrist)
    Fast Bowler: Malcolm Marshall (Malcolm Marshall)
    Spinner: Shane Warne (Shane Warne)

  12. #27
    The artist formerly known as Monk Red Hill's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Location
    Australia
    Posts
    5,124
    Sorry to go on a "non-discussion" tangent, but are the people picking Gilchrist considering him the greatest keeper ever? I'd be interested if people selected on pure keeping ability.

  13. #28
    School Boy/Girl Captain
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    Australia
    Posts
    172
    Opening bat: Hobbs
    Middle order bat: Don
    All rounder: Procter
    Keeper: Gilchrist
    Fast bowler: Marshall
    Spinner: Warne

  14. #29
    International Vice-Captain kyear2's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    w.i
    Posts
    4,249
    Is a Tally Allowed (will delete if not)

    Openers
    Hobbs - 9
    Hutton - 5
    Gavaskar - 1
    Grace - 1

    Middle Order
    Bradman - 16

    All Rounder
    Sobers - 8
    Miller - 3
    Imran - 1
    Kallis - 1
    Hadlee - 1
    Grace - 1
    Procter - 1

    Wicket Keeper
    Knott - 11
    Gilchrist - 3
    Evans - 2
    Ames - 1

    Fast Bowler
    Marshall - 8
    Lillee- 4
    Larwood - 3
    Ambrose - 1

    Spin
    Warne - 11
    Murali - 4
    O'Reilly - 1
    Last edited by kyear2; 07-05-2013 at 07:13 PM.

  15. #30
    Cricket Web Staff Member Burgey's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    The Castle
    Posts
    42,037
    Quote Originally Posted by Howe_zat View Post
    Only 5/6 Australians, are you feeling okay Ikki?
    Been by far the dominant team since Ikki has watched cricket I'd imagine.
    WWCC - Loyaulte Mi Lie
    "People make me happy.. not places.. people"

    "When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life." - Samuel Johnson

    "Hope is the fuel of progress and fear is the prison in which you put yourself" - Tony Benn

Page 2 of 6 FirstFirst 1234 ... LastLast


Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

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

Similar Threads

  1. CW Top 50 Cricketers of All Time - 2nd Edition
    By smalishah84 in forum Cricket Chat
    Replies: 781
    Last Post: 22-11-2014, 07:52 PM
  2. LGBT Thread
    By Matt79 in forum Off Topic
    Replies: 176
    Last Post: 18-07-2010, 01:29 PM
  3. If.... (Random discussion thread).
    By Marcuss in forum Off Topic
    Replies: 17
    Last Post: 05-06-2010, 02:15 PM
  4. Sri Lanka Thread
    By chaminda_00 in forum 2009 ICC World Twenty20
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 05-05-2009, 06:29 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
  •