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    Quote Originally Posted by sledger View Post
    The amount of runs he scores now is almost immaterial to be honest. He is literally the Tony Blair of cricket (i.e. everyone's darling early on, experienced immense levels of popularity, began to fall from grace, but prolonged his tenure purely for the sake of massaging his own ego, and will ultimately be remembered for this rather than anything else he achieved. Though some shameless, and brainless, fans will continue to crow about how wonderful he was)
    Don't worry, as you yourself said, he has billions of shameless, brainless fans... I'm sure they'll make sure he's remembered for his wonderful achievements
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    I'll remember him for failing to stick up for Vinod Kambli when the latter was out of form. Disgraceful.

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    Quote Originally Posted by WindieWeathers View Post
    The last time we toured India we had two 100 run first inning leads in three test matches!!..with a team less experienced than the one we have now!!....so you're free to do the maths!!.
    Last time around, WI lost one of the games by an innings as well. Incidently, it was the one that was played in Kolkata.
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    Quote Originally Posted by sledger View Post
    The amount of runs he scores now is almost immaterial to be honest. He is literally the Tony Blair of cricket (i.e. everyone's darling early on, experienced immense levels of popularity, began to fall from grace, but prolonged his tenure purely for the sake of massaging his own ego, and will ultimately be remembered for this rather than anything else he achieved. Though some shameless, and brainless, fans will continue to crow about how wonderful he was)
    Again, the comparisons with Sachin and you ring true.

    Brainless fans = GIMH by the way

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    Reckon he'll score a century in one of his remaining innings.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sledger View Post
    The amount of runs he scores now is almost immaterial to be honest. He is literally the Tony Blair of cricket (i.e. everyone's darling early on, experienced immense levels of popularity, began to fall from grace, but prolonged his tenure purely for the sake of massaging his own ego, and will ultimately be remembered for this rather than anything else he achieved. Though some shameless, and brainless, fans will continue to crow about how wonderful he was)
    I've often wondered about the political leanings of Sachin I have heard he is linked to the more liberal Congress party - but have always suspected he may lean to the right wing if pressed.
    I got great enjoyment shouting "WHY THE **** ISN'T THIS GAME BEING PLAYED AT THE BASIN?!>!?!?" to reasonably significant cheers from the sparse crowd
    one day NZ will bring chappell to his knees in a puddle of his own tears and you'll see Phlegm on his belly greedily tasting every delicious tear before watching the hope fade from that old ****s eyes.
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    He accepted an honorary membership of the upper house of the legislature offered by the congress govt.....not sure what to make of his political leanings from it
    And smalishah's avatar is the most classy one by far Jan certainly echoes the sentiments of CW

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    Definitely won't score a ton, though he might scrape a 50 I suppose. Will give him 130-150 runs for the series.
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    Only a bunch of convicts having been beaten 3-0 and gone 9 tests without a win and won just 1 in 11 against England could go into the home series saying they will win. England will win in Australia again this winter as they are a better side which they have shown this summer. 3-0 doesn't lie girls.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jono View Post
    Again, the comparisons with Sachin and you ring true.

    Brainless fans = GIMH by the way
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    That was a solid 10
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    573 to go.

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    A 24 ball 10. That was depressing.

    I wanna see him open up and at least give us some 7 ball 10s
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