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ATVG Draft

Fuller Pilch

International Captain
My final selection is Mudassar Nazar. Not only was he one of the best openers in the world during an era full of elite fast bowlers, he was also a very useful seamer.

Fuller Pilch

International Captain
Victor Trumper 39.04
Mudassar Nazar 38.09; 38.36
Che Pujara 48.66
Inzaman Ul-Haq 49.60
Douglas Jardine 48.00 (c)
Colin Bland 49.08
Mushfiqur Rahim 36.77 (wkt)
Graeme Swann 22.09; 29.96
Stuart Broad 19.08; 27.79
Sylvester Clarke 15.63; 27.85
Neil Wagner 12.50; 26.60

Pretty good side that. Mudassar balances it beautifully. It has an ATG Aussie opener, superbly balanced attack, gun middle order with the only keeper with 3 test doubles (averaging well over 40 in the last 10 years), a strong tail, probably the greatest fielder of all time, and a crafty and relentless captain.
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International Vice-Captain
Hanif Mohammed
Herbie Taylor
Mahela Jayawardene c
Doug Walters
Ben Stokes
Quinton de Kock
Bruce Taylor
Andy Roberts
Trent Boult
Bhagwat Chandrasekhar

A team that meets the ATVG brief superbly. An excellent top 7, all stars, and bowling led by Andy Roberts and Chandra.
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Hall of Fame Member
In the interest of introducing modernity to my side, I'll take Herschelle Gibbs and let Cowdrey go back to #5.

Matthews 5

Fits the bill perfectly. Harvey, Hill and Cowdrey sneakily raise the batting bar towards the higher end of VG. Balanced pace trio and excellent spinner too. Gibbs and Slater 2 textbook ATVGs also.


International Coach
Prasanna Jayawardene

ATVG Draft

Gordon Greenidge / (44.46)
Mark Taylor / © (43.49)
Babar Azam / (44.74)
Peter May / (46.77)
VVS Laxman / (45.97)
Jack Gregory / o (36.96, 31.15)
Daniel Vettori o / (34.36, 30.00)
Prasanna Jayawardene + / (29.50, 124/32)
John Snow o (26.66)
Jeff Thomson o (28.00)
Makhaya Ntini o (28.11)

AUS: 3, ENG: 2, SA: 1, WI: 1, IND: 1, PAK: 1, NZL: 1, SL: 1


International Regular
I’ll take Mohammad Amir.

Tom Latham
Gautam Gambhir
Hashim Amla
Stan McCabe
Michael Clarke
Clive Lloyd*
Alan Knott+
Mohammad Amir
James Anderson
Rangana Herath
Terry Alderman

aussie tragic

International Captain
Edit: Update with HB needing 1 and Flem needing 5 to finish draft

Teuton - Andy Roberts, Ben Stokes, Mahela Jayawardene, Trent Boult, Hanif Mohammad, Quinton de Kock, Doug Walters, Bhagwat Chandrasekhar, Herbie Taylor, Ranji, Bruce Taylor

trundler - Clem Hill, Neil Harvey, Shoaib Akhtar, Wes Hall, Michael Slater, BJ Watling, Colin Cowdrey, Tom Richardson, Subhash Gupte, Angelo Matthews, Herschelle Gibbs

honestbharani - Shakib Al Hasan, Andrew Flintoff, Shane Watson, Chris Gayle, Wasim Raja, Joe Root, Graham Thorpe, Gary Gilmore, Brendon McCullum, Bishen Bedi

Line and Length - Bob Willis, Brian McMillan, Glenn Turner, MS Dhoni, Thilan Samaraweera, Jason Gillespie, Shaoib Mohammed, Lance Gibbs, Mitchell Starc, Seymour Nurse, Lindsay Hassett

Flem - Heath Streak, Tamim Iqbal, Sanath Jayasuriya, Ross Taylor, Craig McDermott, Nathan Lyon

Fuller Pilch - Victor Trumper, Mushfiqur Rahim, Inzamam-ul-Haq, Neil Wagner, Sylvester Clarke, Stuart Broad, Colin Bland, Graeme Swann, Che Pujara, Douglas Jardine, Mudassar Nazar

Coronis - Alan Knott, James Andersen, Rangana Herath, Stan McCabe, Michael Clarke, Clive Lloyd, Terry Alderman, Hashim Amla, Gautam Gambhir, Tom Latham, Mohammad Amir

Kingkallis - Gordon Greenidge, John Snow, Jeff Thomson, Jack Gregory, Peter May, Babar Azam, VVS Laxman, Mark Taylor, Daniel Vettori, Makhaya Ntini, Prasanna Jayawardene

aussie tragic - Martin Crowe, Mark Boucher, Chaminda Vaas, Desmond Haynes, Mitchell Johnson, Zaheer Abbas, Vinoo Mankad, Kevin Pietersen, Merv Hughes, Stuart MacGill, Ian Chappell

mr_mister - Graham Gooch, Harold Larwood, Anil Kumble, Roy Fredericks, Rohan Kanhai, Aravinda De Silva, Mark Waugh, John R Reid, Damien Fleming, Morne Morkel, Moin Khan
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Hall of Fame Member
Graham Gooch
Roy Fredericks
Rohan Kanhai
Aravinda De Silva
Mark Waugh
John R Reid
Moin Khan +
Harold Larwood
Anil Kumble
Damian Fleming
Morne Morkel

Line and Length

International Debutant
Hasn't there been enough time for a certain team to be completed? If we leave it too long, interest dies and the voting stage becomes almost irrelevant.