NZ claims about Aussies

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  1. Canteen Worker

    By:Canteen WorkerFeb 23, 2005
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    Is it only me or are the Kiwis a bit out of order?


    No doubt our guys are very competitive and will do most things to win. However is seems that the claims from Bracewell (still a tosser!) that we used the crowd disturbances to slow the game down in OD1 and were deliberately running on the wicket in OD2 seem to be ridiculous.

    You are kidding me? I would be interested in Kiwi Eagles perspective on this.
     
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    By:FluffyFeb 24, 2005
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    Who cares, we still won.
     
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    By:VolleyFeb 24, 2005
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    I care, he is a tosspot. That crowd were a disgrace, I mean who would throw a bottle at Katich.
     
  4. Kiwi Eagle

    By:Kiwi EagleFeb 24, 2005
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    [blockquote Worker"]Is it only me or are the Kiwis a bit out of order?


    No doubt our guys are very competitive and will do most things to win. However is seems that the claims from Bracewell (still a tosser!) that we used the crowd disturbances to slow the game down in OD1 and were deliberately running on the wicket in OD2 seem to be ridiculous.

    You are kidding me? I would be interested in Kiwi Eagles perspective on this.[/blockquote]

    Slowing the game down is a known tactic. McGrath said he had no problem with the crowd so that could be fair enough

    Don't know anything about #2,I generally tune out when Bracewell is talking so haven't heard that one
     
  5. Canteen Worker

    By:Canteen WorkerFeb 24, 2005
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    Thanks Kiwi.

    Good luck in the next one. Your batsman will have to fire soon!

    What is the story with Bond - he seems to have disappeared off the map and was a very good bowler?

    How is Wilson going?
     
  6. Fluffy

    By:FluffyFeb 25, 2005
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    I agree - i thought bond could have been one of the best
     
  7. Fro

    By:FroFeb 25, 2005
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    Wilson is getting smashed and Bond is Injured (back i think)
     
  8. Kiwi Eagle

    By:Kiwi EagleFeb 25, 2005
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    Bond had his 3rd stress fracture. Had an op and 4 titanium screws were put in his back. Is playing club cricket since November but taking a very conservative approach. Is bowling about 10-15 overs a day to get back into it. Has been training with NZ any time they are in Christchurch.

    I played next to him last week and he still looked very sharp to me,and the fact my clubs opening bat now has a broken wrist backs that up.

    This is his last chance so he won't be back in internationals for a while although he could probably play,probably when NZ tours SOuth Africa late this year.
     
  9. Fluffy

    By:FluffyFeb 25, 2005
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    Good luck to him - he is great for international cricket.

    One of the few fast bowlers that would make the Aussie team.
     
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    By:Canteen WorkerFeb 25, 2005
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    Hope he recovers for the good of cricket. Thanks Kiwi.
     
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