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    Shivnarine Chanderpaul

    When I think of the fine player Shivnarine Chanderpaul has developed into, I wonder, did anyone here see it coming? If so, what was it about his batting that clued you in?
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    Sangakkara -- deserving of his average?

    I haven't seen a single ball from today's play, but it appears Sangakkara is playing another tricky innings only a few weeks after playing majestically on a whole 'nutha continent.
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    Mike Hussey vs. Ricky Ponting

    Has Hussey taken the mantle of best Australian batsman from Ponting? Please discuss.
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    Best Boks side -- '95 or '07?

    1995 AJ Joubert, JT Small, JC Mulder, HP le Roux, CM Williams, JT Stransky, JH van der Westhuizen, JP du Randt, CLC Rossouw, IS Swart, JJ Wiese, JJ Strydom, JF Pienaar(c), MG Andrews, RJ Kruger 2007 Montgomery; Pietersen, Fourie, Steyn, Habana; James, Du Preez; Du Randt, Smit, Van der Linde...
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    Player of the tournament?

    Past winners: 1987 - Michael Jones (flanker) 1991 - David Campese (winger) 1995 - Jonah Lomu (winger) 1999 - Tim Horan (second five) 2003 - Jonny Wilkinson (first five) My gut feeling -- Daniel Carter.
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    World Cup swan songs

    Who are the players leaving the international game after the World Cup? New Zealand: Luke McAlister, Aaron Mauger, Byron Kelleher, Chris Jack, Carl Hayman, Anton Oliver, Greg Rawlinson and Rico Gear. Doug Howlett? Australia: George Gregan, Stephen Larkham South Africa: Victor Matfield...
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    Favourite World Cup memories

    1987 -- Kirwan's try against Italy -- The Australia/France Semi-Final -- New Zealand winning the Cup and restoring the NZ public's love for rugby -- ironically leading to 20 years of despair. All Black highlights from the '87 World Cup -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HPsMDJHPGug How we'd...
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    All Time World Cup XVs

    The obvious condition being that they played in a World Cup. All Blacks 1. Graig Dowd 2. Sean Fitzpatrick (c) 3. Olo Brown 4. Ian Jones 5. Robin Brooke 6. Alan Whetton 7. Michael Jones 8. Zinzan Brooke 9. Graeme Bachop 10. Grant Fox 11. Jonah Lomu 12. Walter Little 13. Frank Bunce 14. John...
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    Murali destroyed Lillee's old record

    Didn't he just? 90 wickets in 11 Tests.
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    Official Tri-Nations thread

    New Zealand vs. Australia, Bledisloe Cup: What to watch for: Carter vs. Larkham -- this is the first ever match up between Carter and Larkham in the number ten jersey; Larkham is one of the all-time great first five-eighths, Carter last year's International Player of the Year... The return of...
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    "The Cricketer" 75th Anniversary 1st XIs

    I just found this recently. My apologies if it's been posted before. In the 75th anniversary year of 'The Cricketer' (1996), leading test cricketers were asked to select the best cricketing elevens from their countries. The selectors: Australia -- Richie Benaud England -- Denis Compton...
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    Rugby Survey

    Hoping to get to know the rugby fans better... First Test (or provincial match) you can remember seeing: Greatest match you've seen: Best Test series you've seen: Most memorable win: Most painful loss: Favourite player: Greatest player you've seen: Greatest side: Greatest coach: Greatest...
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    Where does Lara rate?

    Now that Lara has: A) Scored more runs than any other player in Test history B) Scored more double centuries than any player save Bradman, and C) Holds the record for highest scores in Test and First Class cricket Can a claim be made that he's the second greatest batsman of all time, or am I...