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 Post subject: Re: England Cricket team
 Post Posted: Fri Jan 25, 2019 4:04 pm 
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Best to find out how good batsman are before England enter into an Ashes series.


The WIindies bowled well. but not that well.

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 Post subject: Re: England Cricket team
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Not a wicket taken today by us, they were taking the piss big time. 628 to win, it will be all over by tea tomorrow. 200 at best.

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A wake up call.

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 Post subject: Re: England Cricket team
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2nd Test starts now in Antigua. Windies won the toss and have put England in on a pitch that Windies reckon has some moisture in it after some rain before hand. Denly making his debut as opener, Jennings dropped and Broad replaces Raschid. Let's see if we can stand up and be counted and not collapse meekly like last time out.

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I thought with preparation England would improve.

Whats now obvious is many of these players are technically not good enough when opponents turn the screw.

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I think with some of them it is as much about mentality as technical ability. None seem to have the patience to play the sort of innings Bravo played for the Windies. They are encouraged to attack to play their way out of trouble but on a pitch like that you have to dig in.

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