The Ashes

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Post by SuperNickyWroe » 03 Dec 2017, 09:07

well, lost the first test (just) :rofl: and now the second test is up and running.

I've got an idea, lets put the Aussies in after winning the toss.... 442 runs later, we have just gone into bat! :@

FFS.
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Post by Scott Brehaut » 03 Dec 2017, 17:20

I don’t see what is so funny about losing the first test, or am I missing something.

I’ve watched every ball of every day so far, and whilst England haven’t had the rub of the green in the matches, they have also made mistakes in the field that have cost them, especially in Australia.

As for bowling first, well Root has been backed by his “boss” but then they would back him regardless. The fact of the matter is that currently it is looking like a poor decision. Let’s see what chef and the others can do tomorrow.
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Post by SuperNickyWroe » 03 Dec 2017, 18:19

Scott Brehaut wrote:
03 Dec 2017, 17:20
I don’t see what is so funny about losing the first test, or am I missing something.

I’ve watched every ball of every day so far, and whilst England haven’t had the rub of the green in the matches, they have also made mistakes in the field that have cost them, especially in Australia.

As for bowling first, well Root has been backed by his “boss” but then they would back him regardless. The fact of the matter is that currently it is looking like a poor decision. Let’s see what chef and the others can do tomorrow.
obviously sarcasm is lost in Guernsey..... :}
anyway, its the same old story - can compete for 3/4 days and then... Doh! :@

think chef, root and bairstow need to do the biz.
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Post by Southampton Gull » 06 Dec 2017, 03:23

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Post by dannyrvtufc4life » 07 Dec 2017, 15:04

I was buzzing to find a US stream for the Ashes. Confusing the Americans to the max! I may be forgetting about watching it soon... :'(
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Post by EmetEdadsBeard » Yesterday, 19:07

Named unchanged side for third test. That's the series finished then!
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Post by dannyrvtufc4life » Today, 19:01

EmetEdadsBeard wrote:
Yesterday, 19:07
Named unchanged side for third test. That's the series finished then!
What does Moeen Ali have to do to get left out?
Done absolutely nothing as yet but still plays in every game in every format.

Good first day, though!
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