Page 20 of 37 FirstFirst ... 10181920212230 ... LastLast
Results 286 to 300 of 542
Like Tree21Likes

Thread: **Official** England in the West Indies 2013-14

  1. #286
    Cricketer Of The Year Cabinet96's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    London, England
    Posts
    9,502
    Well played Broady. Heroic captains innings to get us over the line when the serial bottler was trying to throw it away.
    Quote Originally Posted by Flem274* View Post
    This English top three are cornflakes. They're not the most exciting thing out but they're pretty effective. Then the middle order are the sugar. Would be too much on their own but added to the cornflakes they add some much needed interest

    When KP returns he will be the banana..

  2. #287
    Cricketer Of The Year Cabinet96's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    London, England
    Posts
    9,502
    Quote Originally Posted by Howe_zat View Post
    Against my better judgement I'm actually really enjoying this series, both sides have been up for it and sharp in the field, there are a few good heroes and villain playing. The only thing holding it back is the somewhat domestic standard being shown, which doesn't stop me liking domestic cricket.

    Should try to get some more actual batsmen in the team though. When your best one-day batsmen are out injured or not on tour, filling in the gaps with whoever helped to put the cones out might not work
    These games are also nice timing. Everything east of us is just too early for me (even the South Africa series) so it's nice to be able to have some cricket on a sunday or weekday afternoon and evening; it's pretty rare.

  3. #288
    International Vice-Captain King Pietersen's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    Surrey
    Posts
    4,827
    Ravi. WAFG.
    www.proudtofight.com

    Quote Originally Posted by Cricinfo
    38.3
    Styris to Pietersen, SIX, wow, what a shot, that is awesome...it's a repeat of his six off Muralitharan at Edgbaston, as he switches his grip and reverse-hits Styris over deep cover (or should that be deep square-leg) for a memorable maximum.
    Quote Originally Posted by Cricinfo
    42.6
    Styris to Pietersen, SIX, that's the most extraordinary shot, he switches his grip to that of a left-hander and launches Stryis high over long-off for a might six. That is one of the more incredible shots you'll see

  4. #289
    Englishman BoyBrumby's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2004
    Location
    Locked up inside my opium den, surrounded by some Chinamen
    Posts
    45,078
    Weird stuff.

    Pleased we won, but boy, our batting looks as fragile as a ming vase held by a Parkinson's patient, doesn't it?
    Cricket Web's 2013/14 Premier League Tipping Champion

    - As featured in The Independent.

    "The committee discussed the issue of illegal bowling actions, and believed that there are a number of bowlers currently employing suspect actions in international cricket, and that the ICC's reporting and testing procedures are not adequately scrutinising these bowlers."
    - Even the ICC's own official press release thinks things must change


  5. #290
    Request Your Custom Title Now! Spikey's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Location
    All Glory To The Nev
    Posts
    32,629
    the misunderstood genius wins it for england
    Indians can't bowl - Where has the rumour come from as I myself and many indian friends arwe competent fast bowlers ?

    With the English bid I said: Let us be brief. If you give back the Falkland Islands, which belong to us, you will get my vote. They then became sad and left

  6. #291
    Hall of Fame Member grecian's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2005
    Location
    Moeen is a perfectly fine bowler FFS.
    Posts
    15,215
    Ravi not getting MOM is a diabolical decision.
    Jono likes this.
    Do I contradict myself?
    Very well then I contradict myself,
    (I am large, I contain multitudes.
    Walt Whitman

  7. #292
    Hall of Fame Member Howe_zat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Top floor, bottom buzzer
    Posts
    16,322
    Quote Originally Posted by BoyBrumby View Post
    Weird stuff.

    Pleased we won, but boy, our batting looks as fragile as a ming vase held by a Parkinson's patient, doesn't it?
    Our batting just isn't playing tbh. Hales and Morgan crocked, Cook cbf, Bell stuck in check in, Trott getting his **** together at home and KP is KP. At least 4 of those would be in the team on merit
    Every 5 years we have an election and have to decide who are the least obnoxious out of all the men. Then one gets in and they age really quickly. Which is always fun to watch.

  8. #293
    Cricketer Of The Year Cabinet96's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    London, England
    Posts
    9,502
    Yeah, you could argue none of our top five are here.

  9. #294
    Englishman BoyBrumby's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2004
    Location
    Locked up inside my opium den, surrounded by some Chinamen
    Posts
    45,078
    Can only piss with the cock you have and all that.

  10. #295
    International Captain hendrix's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2012
    Location
    New Zealand
    Posts
    6,538
    most of those dudes are way out of form so I'm not sure it's a particularly good excuse.

    Think there's a good enough ODI lineup there, just that the order is a bit backwards.

  11. #296
    Hall of Fame Member grecian's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2005
    Location
    Moeen is a perfectly fine bowler FFS.
    Posts
    15,215

  12. #297
    Dan
    Dan is offline
    Global Moderator / Cricket Web Staff Member Dan's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Location
    A small planet somewhere in the vicinity of Betelgeuse
    Posts
    6,414
    They're basically playing their T20 side for match practice, aren't they?

  13. #298
    International Coach Pothas's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2005
    Location
    Surbiton, UK
    Posts
    11,608
    I know there may some other somewhat engrossing cricket going on but MOEEN

  14. #299
    International Coach Pothas's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2005
    Location
    Surbiton, UK
    Posts
    11,608
    Oh

  15. #300
    Hall of Fame Member Marcuss's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    Above you
    Posts
    15,534
    What's going on here?

Page 20 of 37 FirstFirst ... 10181920212230 ... LastLast


Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

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

Similar Threads

  1. ***Official*** West Indies in New Zealand 2013/14
    By Prince EWS in forum Cricket Chat
    Replies: 6099
    Last Post: 17-01-2014, 12:30 PM
  2. ***Official*** West Indies in India 2013
    By JontyPanesar in forum Cricket Chat
    Replies: 1955
    Last Post: 28-11-2013, 12:20 AM
  3. ***Official*** Pakistan in West Indies 2013
    By Fusion in forum Cricket Chat
    Replies: 42
    Last Post: 29-07-2013, 10:54 PM
  4. ***Official*** Zimbabwe in West Indies, 2013
    By stumpski in forum Cricket Chat
    Replies: 118
    Last Post: 25-03-2013, 09:04 AM
  5. *Official* England in West Indies
    By Richard in forum Cricket Chat
    Replies: 7667
    Last Post: 06-04-2009, 04:04 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •