ICC World Twenty 20 Cricket

Discussion in 'Archive: The Arena' started by jedichef1, Sep 11, 2007.

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  1. Tyi-Maet_Nefer Force Ghost

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    That is an excellent start, man. Currently 57 off of 6 overs with no wickets lost. :cool:

    Zimbabwe has fast become one of my favourite teams.
  2. halibut Chosen One

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    They're collapsing now :D

    89-5
  3. DarthTerrious Force Ghost

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    Well an expected win.

    Bowling issues need addressing, Anderson and Broad probably need to change their style a little. Mascarenhas and Schofield did the brilliant job of slowing the innings down, Flintoff did a good bowling job but I think it maybe a good idea to bring Jeremy Snape in or even give Darren Maddy a bowl. The better we make use of the slower bowlers the more likely we can restrict the Aussies and more sides to lower scores.
  4. Tyi-Maet_Nefer Force Ghost

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    :(


    Australia play England today, don't they (Fri)?
  5. jedichef1 Force Ghost

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    Yes Australia get knocked out by England today :p
  6. Tyi-Maet_Nefer Force Ghost

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    lol @ your confidence :p

    The match has started, England's into bat. They're actually showing it on television here. :D
  7. epic Ex Mod / RSA

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    England probably not doing enough at this stage. although anything can happen...

    KP gone. England gone.
  8. jedichef1 Force Ghost

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  9. Tyi-Maet_Nefer Force Ghost

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    Yeah. Take that! :p

    Only lost two wickets, too. A real good smashing ... unfortunately, though, Zimbabwe is knocked out because of the result.
  10. halibut Chosen One

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    India beat Pakistan 3-0 in a bowl out after the match was tied. First time I've ever seen a bowl out. Was great fun!
  11. Kyp Force Ghost

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    What a show!
    we should've won the match in normal time.. rubbish over by Agarkar, but man
    that was AWESOME!

    best match in awhile
  12. Tyi-Maet_Nefer Force Ghost

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    A bowl out? o_O :confused: [face_thinking]

    I've never heard or seen one before. I'll have to check it out!
  13. Rebel_Padawan Force Ghost

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    Yes it was interesting seeing a bowl-out, but surely Pakistan should have been able to hit the wickets at least once?

    Oh and poor Kenya getting thrashed by Sri Lanka, a huge whopping.
  14. jp-30 Manager Emeritus

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    I can't believe the bowlers deviate from their normal run-up often in bowl-offs. Surely that will throw them off their normal timing?
  15. Kyptastic VIP

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  16. jp-30 Manager Emeritus

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    Done by Sri Lanka yesterday, and a reasonably comfortable 10 run win over India today.

    Goooo Black Caps...
  17. jedichef1 Force Ghost

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    Looks like England are going to mess up again
  18. Tyi-Maet_Nefer Force Ghost

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    ...and indeed they have. South Africa come out on top.



    Australia had an excellent game again. Brett Lee collected a hat-trick and Hayden and Gilchrist (again) had a nice opening partnership.
  19. halibut2 Jedi Knight

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    England are a total shambles. Absolutely pathetic play today. They should leave now [face_plain]
  20. epic Ex Mod / RSA

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    lol @ England

    Black Caps first team into the semi's...
  21. Tyi-Maet_Nefer Force Ghost

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    Aye, Pakistan now follows them after defeating Australia. :(
  22. epic Ex Mod / RSA

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    woooooooooooo

    lol @ Australia
  23. Tyi-Maet_Nefer Force Ghost

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    We're not out of the runnin' yet, mate!
  24. jp-30 Manager Emeritus

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    Kiwis 153/8 after 20 overs against the South Africans. It's 1:30 am here so I'll see if the bowlers can do their bit when I wake up.

    Fingers crossed...
  25. halibut Chosen One

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    Why are England rubbish at cricket? Because they Arrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr
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