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Recent content by Galactic_Soap

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    The Best Fieldsmen I Have Seen

    Mark Waugh for me was amazing, the catch he took at cover to dismiss Chris Cairns in Brisbane is close to one of the best pieces of fielding I have seen. For me purely for his hands and his judgement I'd rate him higher than Jonty, and just behind Harper. Growing up in South Africa I can't go...
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    ***Official** West Indies in England***

    Why is foxsports not showing this game?! Pretty bloody dire!
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    Player You'd Like To See Play More Cricket

    I would have loved to see the Brett Schultz, Alan Donald partnership come to fruition...Out of the current lot: Jeetan Patel Peter Fulton in tests Johan Van De Wath Salman Butt Ben Hilfenhaus
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    ***Official*** English Domestic Season 2007

    :-O 0/46 isn't that bad!
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    Sri Lanka Thread

    I have to agree, with performance in any major tournament being as much about momentum as it is about skill, one would have to think that the self belief and momentum generated from the Chaple Hadlee series is priceless given the way the black caps are going about their work of late. Again...
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    Sri Lanka Thread

    That was a great effort by Sri Lanka…to bounce back after the South Africa game shows class, and determination. Its imperative that the momentum which has been generated from the tail end of the South African innings and the Windies game continues to be built on for the game against England...
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    Another vote for a very enjoyable world cup, despite the lack of sleep!
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    I'm so tired....

    The only real match I've watched in its entirity has been the Sri Lanka vs India, that was off an extreme Friday at work a bit of a boogie with some mates in Sydney Cross…from there went to a sports bar with just the correct amount of Indians and Sri Lankans, watched the whole first innings...
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    Most Physically Fit Cricketer

    That guy must have just passed gas, I pitty the keeper! BTW, who the hell is that?
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    Unheralded Part of The Game: Fielding

    Hmmmm, not necessarily, the Sri Lankan team of the late 80's/early 90's were frankly a better fielding outfit than the current crop. For me I'd have to agree with NZ being the best fielding side at the moment.
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    Sri Lanka 30-man squad named

    ^^^And who says Indian aquired MBA's are useless :smartass: The fact that Sri Lanka has to qualify is abit of a joke in my eyes, oh well... I personally see Sri Lankan stepping up to the plate and continuing on the impressive form seen In England. In Jayawardene I believe Sri Lanka have found...
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    The Prediction Thread

    Ooooh predictions, I'll have a go :ph34r: Murali to get 850 test wickets Alan Donald to coach South Africa by 2010 Racial taunts to be levelled at Panesar at Sydney, Melbourne, Perth and Brisbane West Indies to make the semi finals of the CWC 2007 and lose to Pakistan Australia to beat Sri...
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    ***Official*** QLD v NSW State of Origin Thread

    Not happy at all, yes it was at Suncorp, yes they were one up in the series and yes the QLD side was under incredible public scrutiny over the past two weeks, which would have fired them up no end, but what I saw yesterday was pathetic!:@ Our halves combination was static and uninspiring all...
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    ***Official Australia in South Africa***

    I went to bed at 4am in the morning, up at 8 and will be in at work at 9. This is one of the most memorable moments of my cricket viewing memory. I’m sure all of you on this forum know the pain that South African supporters have had to bear at the hands of this exceptional aussie outfit...