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    Never captained a Test draft

    Inspired by schearzie's recent "Best captains/could have been captains" thread, I present to you a draft that excludes all Test captains!

    RULES

    - Cricketers who are currently or were at one time Test captain of their respective nation are inelligable. To keep things simple I will be using Wikipedia to define who is/was a Test captain. If the player appears on any of the following lists, they're unavailable.

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_o...icket_captains

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    - Order of selection will be determined by a random number generator; subsequently the following round will feature the same order, but reversed. After the opening two rounds, this process will repeat itself. There will be 11 selection rounds.

    - Players must make their selection within 12 hours of the preceding player’s selection otherwise they will be timed out. If a player is timed out they can still make a selection whenever possible but are not allowed to select any cricketer already taken.

    - The finalised teams will be put to a vote to decide the winner.

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    why not!

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    Query must the player have played in a test? Or is that assumed.
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    No, the player doesn't even have to had played Tests. So you can select non-Test players if you want to.

    Looking for probably another 4 to 6 players.

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    Alrighty then. Nine players so far, may as well kick the draft off now as I won't be online much tomorrow.

    ROUND 1

    schearzie
    Red Hill
    mr_mister
    Prince EWS
    Howe_zat
    stphndbsn
    AldoRaine18
    AndyZaltzHair
    jimmy101

    ROUND 2

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    AldoRaine18
    stphndbsn
    Howe_zat
    Prine EWS
    mr_mister
    Red Hill
    schearzie

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