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    Best batting display by an associate batsman?

    Ten Doeschate's 119 vs England? Or Kevin O'Brien's 113 vs England? or any other similar innings

    Personally I rate John Davison's 75 runs off 62 balls vs NZ as the best. There are many such memorable performances by some of the associate batsmen, which 1 do you rate as the best?
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    Some1 please rectify the grammar error in the thread title

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    I honestly think O'Brien's innings against England is one of the best batting displays full stop, let alone by an associate.
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    O'briens.

    Ten Doeschate is a saffer anyway, doesn't count.
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    Quote Originally Posted by morgieb View Post
    I honestly think O'Brien's innings against England is one of the best batting displays full stop, let alone by an associate.
    Ten Doeschate's inning was equally good, a comparatively poor bowling line of of Netherlands meant that they lost the game, but the way he built his innings and the composure he showed was something you don't see that often from a player who doesn't get to play such high pressure games regularly.
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    Quote Originally Posted by morgieb View Post
    I honestly think O'Brien's innings against England is one of the best batting displays full stop, let alone by an associate.
    Agree with this and Cusack who was at the other end deserves a lot of credit too for his role in the partnership when the game was basically lost.

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    Pakistan not an associate country last time i checked.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Riggins View Post
    Pakistan not an associate country last time i checked.
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    This has to be up there. Note, Zim were an associate member at the time. 4th Match: New Zealand v Zimbabwe at Hyderabad (Deccan), Oct 10, 1987 | Cricket Scorecard | ESPN Cricinfo

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dan View Post
    You know you love the c00ps.
    Yeah i actually clicked the thread to post about him and you had beaten me, you ****.
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    Gavin Hamilton put together an entire series of performances for Scotland in a world cup including some pretty good innings. I can also remember Steve Tikolo playing some good knocks too.

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    Quote Originally Posted by morgieb View Post
    I honestly think O'Brien's innings against England is one of the best batting displays full stop, let alone by an associate.
    That was one of those games where you will remember where you were when you watched that innings unfold.



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