It's like McCarthyism on steriods just now; the slightest underperformance or mildly unusual result and it's denouncements all round.
I'd personally like all Engalnd's ODI results from 1995 to now investigated. That a foundation cricket nation could be so crap without skullbuggery afoot is laughable.
- As featured in The Independent.
"Predictably, the ending of his international career did not end the argument about Pietersen's merits, as an army of informed commentators and Piers Morgan weighed in to defend or attack him."
- The Guardian's Andrew Anthony
WWCC - Loyaulte Mi Lie
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"Hope is the fuel of progress and fear is the prison in which you put yourself" - Tony Benn
I'd assumed that this must be about an old game.
Totally bemused as to how Warne can be match fixing a game he's legally allowed to bet on and hasn't taken part in. With Brumby on the parallels with McCarthyism. Seriously funny **** though.
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This trend of former Pakistani cricketers coming on air and giving their stupid opinions is really starting to piss me off. Ex players like Sohail, Basit Ali, Sarfraz Nawaz, Abdul Qadir etc all have nothing better to do and so they either start criticising our team or moan about something else. This time though they have gone too far by making a mountain out of a molehill.
They need to learn from Imran, who generally encourages our team and steers clear of conspiracy theories.
Sarfaraz if IIRC has been throwing around match fixing allegations for fun for years now.
He seems to either be paranoid about it mentally and not stable.
I don't know why it is attentionworthy at all.
Aren't they basically accusing all the England and India players of match-fixing as well? Would have though you would need pretty much everyone in on it to arrange a tie.
In before "Strauss match-fixing scandal; 34 on 34th birthday horror shock money making scheme etc"
Tbh,around the 43rd over i predicted a tie to my mates who i was watching the match with.
One even offered to make a bet on it.
Do i get investigated for match fixing too?
Greatest Test XI::: S Gavaskar, M Hayden, D Bradman*, S Tendulkar, A Border, G Sobers, A Gilchrist, I Khan, S Warne, M Marshall, G McGrath
Reserves: B Richards, V Richards, A Knott, M Muralitharan
Greatest ODI XI::: A Gilchrist, S Tendulkar, R Ponting*, V Richards, M Dhoni, M Bevan, S Pollock, W Akram, S Warne, J Garner, M Muralitharan, A Donald
Reserves: A deVilliars, B Lara, R Hadlee, S Warne
All the arguing in the match thread was pre-arranged as well tbh
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