I'll take Cameron White since he seems to be the only leggie there.
Will Quinn's the name.
ITSTL, good concept.
I'll take Nick Jewell.
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Rejecting 'selection deontology' since Mar '15
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Stedders' Supported XI
Tamim Iqbal, DA Warner, CA Lynn, *MEK Hussey, Shakib Al Hasan, JP Faulkner, +Mushfiqur Rahim, AC Agar, Mashrafe Mortaza, Taskin Ahmed, JP Behrendorff.
RIP Fardin. RIP Craigos. RIP Prince.
Are the sides going to be selected on a rotational basis or by who is in form?
If the latter, make sure anyone who isn't playing in the First XI gets a go in all the tour matches.
The primary aim as I said in the OP is to win. I want the best XI in the side. Again though, most if not all players with a really high skill level are not available, making us all on a really even skill level.
In other words, expect a lot of shuffling around while we figure out who will be representing Australia/Nixonia.
There will of course also be a weighting to people who are active in the thread.
Last edited by Nate; 17-02-2009 at 04:16 AM.
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New look Australia's first stop - England
A relatively unknown side went back 3.5 years in time today in order to keep the Ashes and stuff. I don't heaps like their chances.
Greg Thomas, Age 29, FC 51.31, OD 39.14
Kyle Wright, Age 22, FC 49.50, OD 20.00
Highkon Mawk, Age 29, FC 39.55, OD 29.06
Mat Mitchell, Age 24, FC 37.84, OD 38.13
John Heads, Age 21, FC 26.29, OD 23.90
Jake McDonald, Age 27, FC 60.03, OD 39.21
Robert Cribb, Age 27, FC 13.71, OD 27.43
James Stedman, Age 29, FC 32.55, OD 18.42
Neil Pickup, Age 23, FC 44.67, OD 14.00
Manjunath Reddlapalli, Age 24, FC 39.29, OD 39.00
Daniel Smith, Age 23, FC 47.40 and 28.06, OD 32.97 and 41.13
Sam Somerset, Age 23, FC 22.00 and 34.37, OD 0.00 and 21.75
Will Quinn, Age 21, FC 26.43 and 34.01, OD 11.00 and 43.65
Bryce Cunningham, Age 23, FC 27.03, OD 49.92
Nathan Patrick, Age 27, FC 29.91, OD 25.73
Heath Davis, Age 22, FC 29.89, OD 23.60
Ryan Dunn, Age 24, FC 29.99, OD 35.85
Jack McNamara, Age 22, FC 47.51, OD 43.00
I believe our strength are the all-rounders really. Will be a testing tour.
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Leicestershire vs Australia
Australia win the toss and bat.
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Australia's struggle commences
Australia's toothless bowling has lead to their first defeat as a reformed side. Mawk, McDonald, Quinn and Patrick fought hard, but when Greg Thomas dropped Mongia off the bowling of Patrick early on, the game was as good as over.
Coach's Call -
"Pretty horrible start that. The deck was pretty slow and hard to get in on. Our bowlers really should've done better. McNamara, Smith and Somerset were pretty damn hopeless. Reddapalli kept really well and we'll fix up his first name. Next match is a 20/20 against the Poms. Expect some changes."
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Ouch, but what can i say. Dev league form continues here.
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Higgy stiff, will have to pile on the runs.
Mawk continuing stodgy batting form.
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Changes ring for 20/20
Just like a typical Australian side, players have been rotated for the hit and giggle against the Poms. I mean, what could possibly go wrong?
England vs Australia
Daniel Smith (capt)
Manjunath Reddlapalli (wk)
Australia lose the toss and will bat.
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