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Re: BBL 21/22

Postby Lightning McQueen » Thu Jan 27, 2022 11:06 am

Senor Moto Gadili wrote:
Armchair expert wrote:Spirit of cricket died tonight

Always intrigued by the "spirit of cricket". If it's within the Laws of cricket, how can it be against the spirit of the game? What's worse from a spirit of cricket perspective ....
1. Silk retiring hurt
2. Ponting taking off his pads for the last ball, when he was at the non strikers end
3. A bowler mankading a batsman
All are within the Laws

I'm fine with mankad, I think it's cheating when the non-striker leaves the crease early.
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Re: BBL 21/22

Postby RB » Thu Jan 27, 2022 11:32 am

I continue to be amazed at folks who otherwise clearly know their cricket, having any issue whatsoever with mankadding, let alone thinking that it violates the spirit of cricket.

By definition, the incident last night and Punter throwing his pads away are way worse (and I'm not saying I necessarily have a problem with them).
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Re: BBL 21/22

Postby Trader » Thu Jan 27, 2022 11:33 am

RB wrote:I continue to be amazed at folks who otherwise clearly know their cricket, having any issue whatsoever with mankadding, let alone thinking that it violates the spirit of cricket.

By definition, the incident last night and Punter throwing his pads away are way worse (and I'm not saying I necessarily have a problem with them).


Lay of punter. He wouldn't have had time to take all his pads off if the fielding side didn't take over 2 minutes to set the field and decide what ball to bowl!
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Re: BBL 21/22

Postby whufc » Thu Jan 27, 2022 11:48 am

RB wrote:I continue to be amazed at folks who otherwise clearly know their cricket, having any issue whatsoever with mankadding, let alone thinking that it violates the spirit of cricket.

By definition, the incident last night and Punter throwing his pads away are way worse (and I'm not saying I necessarily have a problem with them).


100%

I would have no problem mankading and nearly did on one occasion....in fairness to me though I was concerned for him. I was bowling left arm over to a right hand batsmen aiming for a stump outside the off peg...….the batsmen was that far up the crease I swear I was going to bowl the ball into the back of his head at times.. :lol: :lol: :lol:
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Re: BBL 21/22

Postby Lightning McQueen » Thu Jan 27, 2022 12:07 pm

whufc wrote:
RB wrote:I continue to be amazed at folks who otherwise clearly know their cricket, having any issue whatsoever with mankadding, let alone thinking that it violates the spirit of cricket.

By definition, the incident last night and Punter throwing his pads away are way worse (and I'm not saying I necessarily have a problem with them).


100%

I would have no problem mankading and nearly did on one occasion....in fairness to me though I was concerned for him. I was bowling left arm over to a right hand batsmen aiming for a stump outside the off peg...….the batsmen was that far up the crease I swear I was going to bowl the ball into the back of his head at times.. :lol: :lol: :lol:


You're a better man than me then, I would've purposely aimed for the top of the shoulder or hip bone, I should imagine getting hit in either of them places unsuspected would ting a bit.
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Re: BBL 21/22

Postby mal » Thu Jan 27, 2022 1:09 pm

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mal wrote:It happened in the very first test match England v Australia in 1877
Charles Bannerman on 165 retired hurt with the score at 7/240

So the retired hurt rule has been happening for 3 centuries now

So what happened tonight with Silk is a legitimate law of cricket , you can retire hurt with an injury as Silk had
That the SS coach made him retire hurt ends up being a brilliant tactic, within the laws of cricket


Bannerman didn't walk out there injured, therein lies the difference. The Sixers took the piss and watch them piss and moan to get Smudge into their side for the finals. **** teeball.

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If he plays in the final Friday night and does the same, then i can agree with you

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Re: BBL 21/22

Postby Senor Moto Gadili » Thu Jan 27, 2022 1:31 pm

Lightning McQueen wrote:
Senor Moto Gadili wrote:
Armchair expert wrote:Spirit of cricket died tonight

Always intrigued by the "spirit of cricket". If it's within the Laws of cricket, how can it be against the spirit of the game? What's worse from a spirit of cricket perspective ....
1. Silk retiring hurt
2. Ponting taking off his pads for the last ball, when he was at the non strikers end
3. A bowler mankading a batsman
All are within the Laws

I'm fine with mankad, I think it's cheating when the non-striker leaves the crease early.

I'm fine with it too, in fact, I'm disappointed Harry Conway didn't try it on the last ball. I'm sure the non striker would have been cribbing.
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Re: BBL 21/22

Postby Lightning McQueen » Thu Jan 27, 2022 1:45 pm

Senor Moto Gadili wrote:I'm fine with it too, in fact, I'm disappointed Harry Conway didn't try it on the last ball. I'm sure the non striker would have been cribbing.

Unless someone was to tell him as he was running in as I don't think he'd be able to think of that himself, nor remember if someone told him at the start of his run up.

I didn't like him 12 months ago, I like the big Lug now, genuine 100% giver.
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Re: BBL 21/22

Postby Armchair expert » Thu Jan 27, 2022 1:54 pm

mal wrote:
Rik E Boy wrote:
mal wrote:It happened in the very first test match England v Australia in 1877
Charles Bannerman on 165 retired hurt with the score at 7/240

So the retired hurt rule has been happening for 3 centuries now

So what happened tonight with Silk is a legitimate law of cricket , you can retire hurt with an injury as Silk had
That the SS coach made him retire hurt ends up being a brilliant tactic, within the laws of cricket


Bannerman didn't walk out there injured, therein lies the difference. The Sixers took the piss and watch them piss and moan to get Smudge into their side for the finals. **** teeball.

regards,

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He did come into the game with an injury. He missed the last couple with a "hamstring" which usually take 3 weeks to heal minimum.

He didn't field for a large portion of the Strikers batting innings.



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Jordan Silk started the game without a hamstring injury
If he plays in the final Friday night and does the same, then i can agree with you

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Re: BBL 21/22

Postby Reddeer » Thu Jan 27, 2022 2:27 pm

Eagles2014 wrote:
Armchair expert wrote:These umpires are corrupt pieces of dog shit


The umps don’t miss an easy stumping when guy is on 0 or drop a sitter when he is on 16 :shock:


Carey wouldn't be happy with himself. 1 run and missing stumping chance off the first ball and the batsman goes on to score 98 to win the game. Chance lost
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Re: BBL 21/22

Postby amber_fluid » Thu Jan 27, 2022 2:32 pm

Lightning McQueen wrote:
Senor Moto Gadili wrote:I'm fine with it too, in fact, I'm disappointed Harry Conway didn't try it on the last ball. I'm sure the non striker would have been cribbing.

Unless someone was to tell him as he was running in as I don't think he'd be able to think of that himself, nor remember if someone told him at the start of his run up.

I didn't like him 12 months ago, I like the big Lug now, genuine 100% giver.


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Re: BBL 21/22

Postby Lightning McQueen » Thu Jan 27, 2022 2:52 pm

amber_fluid wrote:
Lightning McQueen wrote:
Senor Moto Gadili wrote:I'm fine with it too, in fact, I'm disappointed Harry Conway didn't try it on the last ball. I'm sure the non striker would have been cribbing.

Unless someone was to tell him as he was running in as I don't think he'd be able to think of that himself, nor remember if someone told him at the start of his run up.

I didn't like him 12 months ago, I like the big Lug now, genuine 100% giver.


Did your hear his ‘Bumble’ impersonation?
Not bad!

No, I did hear the commentators saying something about it though.

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Re: BBL 21/22

Postby Senor Moto Gadili » Thu Jan 27, 2022 3:07 pm

Reddeer wrote:
Eagles2014 wrote:
Armchair expert wrote:These umpires are corrupt pieces of dog shit


The umps don’t miss an easy stumping when guy is on 0 or drop a sitter when he is on 16 :shock:


Carey wouldn't be happy with himself. 1 run and missing stumping chance off the first ball and the batsman goes on to score 98 to win the game. Chance lost

Neither would Renshaw or Head ..... shit happens
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Re: BBL 21/22

Postby Senor Moto Gadili » Fri Jan 28, 2022 2:39 pm

It looks like Stephen O'Keefe will play in the BB GF tonight. What's the bet he completes his 4 overs and is replaced by a sub fielder.
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Re: BBL 21/22

Postby The Dark Knight » Fri Jan 28, 2022 6:40 pm

Senor Moto Gadili wrote:It looks like Stephen O'Keefe will play in the BB GF tonight. What's the bet he completes his 4 overs and is replaced by a sub fielder.
Silk ruled out, O'Keefe and Henriques playing at this stage and Hughes has a fitness test. Assistant coach Lenton will keep again.
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Re: BBL 21/22

Postby Armchair expert » Fri Jan 28, 2022 7:42 pm

Strikers robbed of a title

4/25

and its game over
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Re: BBL 21/22

Postby carey » Fri Jan 28, 2022 7:56 pm

I had a gut feel on this, I’ve got a same gamemulti going;

Sixers to win
Inglis 10 Runs
Mosies 10 Runs and
Hughes 10 Runs

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Re: BBL 21/22

Postby Vamos » Fri Jan 28, 2022 8:32 pm

carey wrote:I had a gut feel on this, I’ve got a same gamemulti going;

Sixers to win
Inglis 10 Runs
Mosies 10 Runs and
Hughes 10 Runs

$9.98


My SGM went bust in the first over, needed +6.5. :roll:
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Re: BBL 21/22

Postby Eagles2014 » Fri Jan 28, 2022 8:35 pm

Armchair expert wrote:Strikers robbed of a title

4/25

and its game over


Might have gone a bit too early :shock:

Scorchers have plenty of runs to win this game, best defensive bowling line up in the comp.
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Re: BBL 21/22

Postby Armchair expert » Fri Jan 28, 2022 8:51 pm

Eagles2014 wrote:
Armchair expert wrote:Strikers robbed of a title

4/25

and its game over


Might have gone a bit too early :shock:

Scorchers have plenty of runs to win this game, best defensive bowling line up in the comp.


Amazing comeback from 4/25
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