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Windows 7: The Ashes 2010/2011

30 Dec 2010   #1
Golden

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The Ashes 2010/2011

Now, despite living in Australia (and sitting my citizenship next year), I am actually a UK citizen (in fact, I'm also a South African citizen but thats another story), and married into a family from a little town called Chorley in Lancashire (zero10 may know it as its close to Standish).

So, it is with some great pride that I would like to say how bloody pleased I am that England has once more retained the Ashes. Australia has been a dominant force in World cricket for the better part of a decade, but the time has come to hand over the reigns once more to the mother country. I wonder whether Australia will come back in force for the final test at the SCG?

For those of you not familiar with The Ashes, you can read about it here
The Ashes - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Golden
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30 Dec 2010   #2
z3r010

 

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30 Dec 2010   #3
BrightBlessings

Win7 Pro-64 Bit
 
 

I think it is very good for the aussies to have been beaten in such a convincing fashion as they had become arrogant and complacent. The selectors might now start to consider putting together a fresh young hungry team together. This english team is pretty bloody good and has some wicked batters and bowlers and good in the paddock as well. As for the fifth test the aussies will really have to pick up their game to win it and at the moment they are utterly demoralised.

And congratulations on becoming homgenized next year.
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30 Dec 2010   #4
Golden

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

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Hey, thanks

Yeah, England totally outclassed Australia, but I don't like to see it so one-sided. The Punter deserves better : he should walk away on a high like Hayden did. I'm not sure the Pup is up to it. It's time to bring in the fresh blood.
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30 Dec 2010   #5
BrightBlessings

Win7 Pro-64 Bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Golden View Post
Hey, thanks

Yeah, England totally outclassed Australia, but I don't like to see it so one-sided. The Punter deserves better : he should walk away on a high like Hayden did. I'm not sure the Pup is up to it. It's time to bring in the fresh blood.
Bugger the one-sided argument it's been one sided for to long now. The Australian team have become bad losers and worse winners (arrogant). But the punter has been a good captain and at the moment is not up to form. And as in any job if you don't do it well you get the arse.Having said that I hope the next test is a good match and not just another walk over.
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30 Dec 2010   #6
smarteyeball

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by BrightBlessings View Post
The Australian team have become bad losers and worse winners (arrogant).
That we have.

It appears to be a bad habit we picked up from another country that tended to once behave that way regarding any form of superiority.

On the plus side, there should be less of these clowns selling cereal in advertisements for 2011
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30 Dec 2010   #7
BrightBlessings

Win7 Pro-64 Bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by smarteyeball View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by BrightBlessings View Post
The Australian team have become bad losers and worse winners (arrogant).


On the plus side, there should be less of these clowns selling cereal in advertisements for 2011
What? No Ponting puffy puffs for brekky?
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30 Dec 2010   #8
Golden

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Valvoline. You know what I mean?
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30 Dec 2010   #9
smarteyeball

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by BrightBlessings View Post
What? No Ponting puffy puffs for brekky?
I'm surprised that never made it as an actual brand.

The power of Weetbix must be strong...

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Golden View Post
Valvoline. You know what I mean?
Maybe that's why we got thrashed. Lawsie was was giving bad info...



It should stay as ex-cricketers selling air conditioners and hair replacement treatments.
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30 Dec 2010   #10
Golden

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They would probably do better on Swisse multi-vites.
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