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    When Lara had that monster series in Sri Lanka, did he bat without a helmet for much of his innings?

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    Quote Originally Posted by stumpski View Post
    There must have been many hundreds made in Asia, and elsewhere, when the batsman started off wearing a helmet but changed it to a cap or sunhat when the spinners were on. That used to be quite common. Now batsmen are apparently terrified of being hit on the head by a ball from Ashwin or Ojha.
    Top edge of sweep into face is a risk tbf

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jono View Post
    Top edge of sweep into face is a risk tbf
    I broke a batsman's nose with an off break doing this once. Blood on the pitch for the rest of the day.

    I dined off that for the rest of the season.
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    always knew you were a vampire but that confirmed it
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