Cricket Trivia

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  1. hineyrulz

    hineyrulz Post Whore

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    Rumour has it he walked up to Greg Chappell in his first test and asked him what size shoe he wore, didn’t help him a few years later when Chappell became a selector.
     
  2. baggygreen man

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    Hi all. Huge pure cricket fan. Just love trivia and quizzes too. Can we post pics here?
     
  3. baggygreen man

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    Admin please type all of my username on same line in my profile on side.
     
  4. Twizzle

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    only if you shorten it by one letter, its auto formatted
     
  5. Twizzle

    Twizzle Administrator Staff Member

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    yes
     
  6. baggygreen man

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    thanks for info Twizzle. Then please change username to Dragonsmania. I come to you after coupla years with that loser site Cricforum. Last week my log in did not work and have been trying to gain access since. This was the third and final straw.
     
  7. baggygreen man

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    Of the bowlers with 100 wickets in ashes tests, who has the best average? What is the average and his best figures?
     
  8. hineyrulz

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    I’m guessing Lohman from England, think he just got 100 wickets and I think all his games were against Aus. His average was something silly like 13 or 14.

    If not him Syd Barnes also a Pom.
     
  9. baggygreen man

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    Neither hineyrulz. Call me baggy if I have to keep this username.
     
  10. Twizzle

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    try that
     
  11. Das Gupta

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    Charlie Turner Wickets 101 Average 16.53.
    Best Figures 7/43.
     
  12. Twizzle

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    you aint supposed to be googling the answer
     
  13. Timbo

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    AKA Terror Turner.

    Widely regarded as one of the best pre-20th century fast bowlers, but some estimates suggest he barely got it above 100kph. Shows you how deadly it was to bat on an uncovered pitch if you were up against a skilled bowler.
     
  14. Das Gupta

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    I am not. I walk around with that kind of data in my head all the time.:p
     
  15. Timbo

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    Who on earth is going to have the exact answer to that question just floating around inside their head?
     
  16. AlwaysGreen

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    Gotta say, if you don't want people to google the answer you have to come up with a ungoogable question.
     
  17. baggygreen man

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    Bagygreen? my nickname is Baggers. Please change to @baggygreenman. Will also change my avatar to stay in keeping with the sport. Am I able to later change username to a RL themed one should I wish?
     
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  18. baggygreen man

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    Perhaps give Das Gupta the benefit of the doubt. He could have an extremely good memory.
     
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  19. baggygreen man

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    My bad.
     
  20. AlwaysGreen

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    Not your bad, the best trivia questions are the ones that have a bit of a twist or if you use google you have to do some digging
     
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