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PostRe: Ashes 2010/11 - begins tonight!
by PsychicSykes » Wed Nov 24, 2010 11:37 pm

Australia
Simon Katich, Shane Watson, Ricky Ponting (capt), Michael Clarke, Michael Hussey, Marcus North, Brad Haddin (wk), Mitchell Johnson, Xavier Doherty, Peter Siddle, Ben Hilfenhaus.

England
Andrew Strauss (capt), Alastair Cook, Jonathan Trott, Kevin Pietersen, Paul Collingwood, Ian Bell, Matt Prior (wk), Stuart Broad, Graeme Swann, James Anderson, Steven Finn.

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PostRe: Ashes 2010/11 - begins tonight!
by Mini E » Wed Nov 24, 2010 11:38 pm

A laugh is one thing this won't be for me :lol: :lol: This is (with the world cup), most important sporting event of my year.
I'm a quarter aussie.. but born and brought up in England - massively patriotic. Bring it on. Who is gonna be the hero?

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PostRe: Ashes 2010/11 - begins tonight!
by William Shatner » Wed Nov 24, 2010 11:41 pm

come on the england, hopefully KP returns to form and knocks the aussies for a century.

oh and come on collingwood :wub:

3-1 to the england

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PostRe: Ashes 2010/11 - begins tonight!
by teh bork » Wed Nov 24, 2010 11:48 pm

PsychicSykes wrote:We win the toss!

And we're batting.


Let's hope this isn't Strauss's Nasser moment!

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PostRe: Ashes 2010/11 - begins tonight!
by Mini E » Wed Nov 24, 2010 11:51 pm

teh bork wrote:
PsychicSykes wrote:We win the toss!

And we're batting.


Let's hope this isn't Strauss's Nasser moment!


Well he's done the opposite of Nasser, so let's hope not.

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PostRe: Ashes 2010/11 - begins tonight!
by William Shatner » Wed Nov 24, 2010 11:53 pm

i say we should bring body lining back just for the fun of it

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PostRe: Ashes 2010/11 - begins tonight!
by Something Fishy » Wed Nov 24, 2010 11:53 pm

PsychicSykes wrote:Australia
Simon Katich, Shane Watson, Ricky Ponting (capt), Michael Clarke, Michael Hussey, Marcus North, Brad Haddin (wk), Mitchell Johnson, Xavier Doherty, Peter Siddle, Ben Hilfenhaus.

England
Andrew Strauss (capt), Alastair Cook, Jonathan Trott, Kevin Pietersen, Paul Collingwood, Ian Bell, Matt Prior (wk), Stuart Broad, Graeme Swann, James Anderson, Steven Finn.


Two strong sides.

On paper the Aussies have a batting edge.

Bowling fairly even. We should be strong but if their quicks fire then so are they.

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PostRe: Ashes 2010/11 - begins tonight!
by teh bork » Wed Nov 24, 2010 11:53 pm

Mini E wrote:
teh bork wrote:
PsychicSykes wrote:We win the toss!

And we're batting.


Let's hope this isn't Strauss's Nasser moment!


Well he's done the opposite of Nasser, so let's hope not.


If we're bowled out for less than 200 I'll remind you of that :lol:

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PostRe: Ashes 2010/11 - begins tonight!
by PsychicSykes » Thu Nov 25, 2010 12:02 am

Hilfenhaus to do a Harmison first ball please.

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PostRe: Ashes 2010/11 - begins tonight!
by TigaSefi » Thu Nov 25, 2010 12:02 am

strawberry floating movember mustaches!!!

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PostRe: Ashes 2010/11 - begins tonight!
by PsychicSykes » Thu Nov 25, 2010 12:03 am

strawberry float

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PostRe: Ashes 2010/11 - begins tonight!
by HM » Thu Nov 25, 2010 12:03 am

:fp:

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PostRe: Ashes 2010/11 - begins tonight!
by TigaSefi » Thu Nov 25, 2010 12:04 am

Nasser Hussain strikes!!!!

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PostRe: Ashes 2010/11 - begins tonight!
by KK » Thu Nov 25, 2010 12:04 am

Just fantastic. :lol:

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PostRe: Ashes 2010/11 - begins tonight!
by Cuttooth » Thu Nov 25, 2010 12:04 am

Are you kidding. :fp:

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PostRe: Ashes 2010/11 - begins tonight!
by Irene Demova » Thu Nov 25, 2010 12:04 am

Strauss :x
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PostRe: Ashes 2010/11 - begins tonight!
by PsychicSykes » Thu Nov 25, 2010 12:05 am

Everything is okay, please remain calm and do not panic.

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PostRe: Ashes 2010/11 - begins tonight!
by HM » Thu Nov 25, 2010 12:05 am

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Here we go again

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PostRe: Ashes 2010/11 - begins tonight!
by William Shatner » Thu Nov 25, 2010 12:06 am

i was just thinking i hope we get a run before the first one out

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PostRe: Ashes 2010/11 - begins tonight!
by TigaSefi » Thu Nov 25, 2010 12:06 am

i was hoping we would bowl first!!! :x

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