Cricket Betting Site Betway
Results 1 to 3 of 3
Like Tree3Likes
  • 1 Post By fredfertang
  • 2 Post By watson

Thread: Charlie Griffith - Guilty or Not Guilty?

  1. #1
    Cricket Web: All-Time Legend fredfertang's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Location
    Europe, on the outside looking in
    Posts
    20,079

    Charlie Griffith - Guilty or Not Guilty?

    Charlie Griffith - Guilty or Not Guilty?

    Back in 2009 one of Martin's first features on CricketWeb was about Ian Meckiff. In the coming weeks he will be revisiting a topic that has always interested him, and begins with a look at Charlie Griffith
    Red Hill likes this.

  2. #2
    International 12th Man JBMAC's Avatar
    Mahjong Champion! 3 Card Poker Champion!
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Location
    Qld/Australia
    Posts
    1,646
    Charlie was a chucker IMPO. I do not think he realised he was doing it as he seemed to get "worked" up when things were not going his way and his temper took control with him getting too carried away. I do not feel it was deliberate ...... with the exception of his bean ball.(full toss)
    Keep Your Feet on The Ground,Keep Reaching for The Stars!

  3. #3
    Banned
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    Sydney
    Posts
    9,851
    Here is some footage (2 spells) of Griffith bowling against England to accompany Fred's enjoyable piece. During the initial spell we see him pick up both openers, Edrich and Stewart, caught behind. I can see why some thought that he chucked as it would be easy to do so with such an action. However, in the 2 brief minutes that we see him his arm is ramrod straight.

    The video also features a sensational catch by Cowdrey off Shackleton, 2 cracking square drives by Dexter, Worrell's medium pace getting Barrington caught in the covers, and Sobers bowling what looks like a Chinaman. Not bad.

    Last edited by watson; 20-03-2015 at 09:57 PM.
    JBMAC and AndyZaltzHair like this.



Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

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

Similar Threads

  1. Guilty pleasures
    By sledger in forum Off Topic
    Replies: 56
    Last Post: 10-04-2015, 08:24 AM
  2. Guilty Pleasures
    By HeathDavisSpeed in forum Off Topic
    Replies: 76
    Last Post: 08-10-2007, 05:08 AM
  3. He is not guilty!!!
    By NikhilN in forum Off Topic
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 13-06-2005, 04:31 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
  •