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Australia Vs India 2013

Third ODI in Tweets

The Prof and I were the last men standing late into the evening at the InterContinental overlooking the night lights of the harbour.  All the other guests had wandered off as India took charge and Dhoni appeared again like the perpetual rescuer of old after Kohli’s dismissal. We waited for the Australian innings confident that Gentle George or someone in ...

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Second ODI in Tweets

I returned to the hotel with the NSW Ryobi Cup Squad.  The Prof has a contract with Qld. He is supervising The Natural’s recovery from injury after his heroics in England.  Apparently he has persuaded The Natural to use a special placebo of lip balm and cobra ‘juice’ his Chennai paper boy recommended to accelerate things – India and managing ...

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First ODI in Tweets

Thea and I had dinner at Mum and Dad’s. dad is still wondering how I missed out on an IPL contract (the $$$ in particular!)  this year.  I am as dumbfounded as ever. To change the subject completely I invited him to sit down in his favourite chair, allow the dog up onto his lap, pat it to reduce his blood ...

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T20 In Tweets – and Sachin Retires

          One the day that Sachin annouced his retirement, India and Australia did battle in a T20. Here’s what Twitter had to say on these two earth shattering events.   @warwicktodd_not: In Rajkot the Aussies have lost the toss and elected to bat @TheCricketGeek: MS Dhoni has won the toss and elected to be the most ...

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India Tour Paperback now available

“From Dust to Dust” Paperback now available The 17th Man’s diary of the Tour of India is now available as a paper back from amazon.com and amazon.co.uk. You can tell your Facebook Friends about From Dust to Dust HERE and receive a free eBook to download – that essential guide for all touring cricketers, Nanna’s Travel Tips. Armchair Selector We’re pleased to ...

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