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by eugene
Tue Nov 03, 2020 1:49 pm
Forum: Zimbabwe Cricket Forum
Topic: National Premier League 2020 ( NPL )
Replies: 175
Views: 6639

Re: National Premier League 2020 ( NPL )

So this is where all the white cricketers are these days, the Harare Friendlies League.
by eugene
Tue Nov 03, 2020 1:45 pm
Forum: Zimbabwe Cricket Forum
Topic: [ ICC World Cup Odi Super League ] Match 3 : Zimbabwe V/s Pakistan, Rawalpindi
Replies: 289
Views: 2736

Re: [ ICC World Cup Odi Super League ] Match 3 : Zimbabwe V/s Pakistan, Rawalpindi

As long as Babar is there Pakistan have their fate in their hands.
by eugene
Tue Nov 03, 2020 1:44 pm
Forum: Zimbabwe Cricket Forum
Topic: Ryan Butterworth comeback discussion
Replies: 6
Views: 386

Re: Ryan Butterworth comeback discussion

I was trying to think of who else could be in the discussion for best player to never play international cricket. Steve Trenchard was the other name I thought of. Given at times it seems almost everybody who can hold a bat has played at least a random T20 or randomly opened the batting in a Test for...
by eugene
Tue Nov 03, 2020 3:41 am
Forum: Zimbabwe Cricket Forum
Topic: Brendan Taylor appreciation thread
Replies: 91
Views: 7805

Re: Brendan Taylor appreciation thread

I would rate Taylor behind A Flower and Houghton, and equal with Goodwin and Johnson. You can pretty much divide full-member Zimbabwean cricket into three era's. Houghton was the best of the early days, A Flower the best of the golden years, Taylor the best of the factory of sadness years.
by eugene
Mon Nov 02, 2020 3:33 am
Forum: Zimbabwe Cricket Forum
Topic: [ ICC World Cup Odi Super League ] Match 2 : Zimbabwe V/s Pakistan, Rawalpindi
Replies: 141
Views: 1844

Re: [ ICC World Cup Odi Super League ] Match 2 : Zimbabwe V/s Pakistan, Rawalpindi

Producing guys who can shine at Under-19 CWCs is easier than producing guys who can spend 15-20 years at the top. It is much harder to stay at the top of a sport once everyone catches up physically and mentally. Look how many footballers are stars of Under-19 FIFA tournaments and then fall off the r...
by eugene
Mon Nov 02, 2020 3:29 am
Forum: Zimbabwe Cricket Forum
Topic: Potentially a fantastic short term fix for our opening dilemma
Replies: 20
Views: 459

Re: Potentially a fantastic short term fix for our opening dilemma

The track record in recent years of Zimbabwean going overseas and trying to crack the English or Australian cricket scenes isn't great. I wonder if any of the current youngsters take notice of this and realize that playing for Zimbabwe may not be the worst fate. If Sikandar Raza had disappeared off ...
by eugene
Mon Oct 19, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: Zimbabwe Cricket Forum
Topic: Zimbabwe Tour Of Pakistan 2020 [ 3 Odis & 3 T20s ] : Pre Series Discussion
Replies: 129
Views: 6816

Re: Zimbabwe Tour Of Pakistan 2020 [ 3 Odis & 3 T20s ] : Pre Series Discussion

Shoaib Malik is 38, he really has been around for ever. Interesting that some of these Pakistani guys really stick around a long time.
by eugene
Fri Oct 02, 2020 12:12 pm
Forum: Zimbabwe Cricket Forum
Topic: Zimbabwe Cricket Live streaming
Replies: 25
Views: 1441

Re: Zimbabwe Cricket Live streaming

Why is it 45-overs? Why not just make it 50?