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    Basalt Ali Appreciation Society




    Flem's favourite cricketer, obvs.
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    Every 5 years we have an election and have to decide who are the least obnoxious out of all the men. Then one gets in and they age really quickly. Which is always fun to watch.

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    a diamond in the rough here
    Messi scores on the rebound.

    Founder of ESAS - Edgar Schiferli, the best associate bowler
    A follower of the schools of Machiavelli, Bentham, Locke, Hobbes, Sutcliffe, Bradman, Lindwall, Miller, Hassett and Benaud
    Member of JMAS, DMAS, FRAS and RTDAS

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    Is the conduct approved by the gods right ("pious"), because of properties of its own, or merely because it pleases the gods to value or command it?

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    Stood up for virtue.
    Mark Nicholas has a lot of time for him apparently.
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    I got great enjoyment in going to the game and shouting "WHY THE **** ISN'T THIS GAME BEING PLAYED AT THE BASIN?!>!?!?" to reasonably significant cheers from the sparse crowd
    Proudly against the bring back Bennett movement since he is injury prone and won't last 5 days.


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    This thread rocks.
    >>>>>>WHHOOOOOOOOOSHHHHHHH>>>>>>
    Fascist Dictator of the Heath Davis Appreciation Society
    Supporting Petone's Finest since the very start - Iain O'Brien
    Adam Wheater - Another batsman off the Essex production line
    Also Supporting the All Time #1 Batsman of All Time Ever - Jacques Kallis and the much maligned Peter Siddle.


    Vimes tells it how it is:
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    Heath worryingly quick.

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    Quote Originally Posted by HeathDavisSpeed View Post
    This thread rocks.
    Doh - I didn't get the flem reference until now facepalm.gif

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    Hurricane - you're such an igneou-amous.

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    nicely done (y)
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    I just love all kinds of balls.

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    Some type of rock? rock head?

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    Geological era = the time it takes Hurricane to get the joke

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    ^very good.

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    haha are you unsure caneman?

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    Sounds like he's a bit stoned

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    His brother Basil Ali was an even better player of spin

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    Quote Originally Posted by Athlai View Post
    Jeets doesn't really deserve to be bowling.
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    Well yeah Tendy is probably better than Bradman, but Bradman was 70 years ago, if he grew up in the modern era he'd still easily be the best. Though he wasn't, can understand the argument for Tendy even though I don't agree.
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