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Foreign based Zimbabwe national squad

Post by Mueddie28 » Wed May 15, 2019 6:52 pm

Foreign based Zimbabwe national squad who haven't played for Zimbabwe...

Eddie Byrom
Brad Evans
Gary Ballance
Nick Welch
Colin de Grandhomme
Cartwright
Jayden Schaendorf
Sam Curran
Malcolm Lake
Ben Curran
Tom Curran

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Re: Foreign based Zimbabwe national squad

Post by sloandog » Wed May 15, 2019 9:35 pm

Evans is not an opening batter mate
When in doubt, listen to Oasis chaps....

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Re: Foreign based Zimbabwe national squad

Post by Andybligzz » Thu May 16, 2019 1:18 am

Anthony Ireland , some dude who plays for Netherlands as well :)
The Zimbabwe Cricket team have found Ebola in one of their members, but they're not concerned because they have also found Ebatsmen and Efielda!

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Re: Foreign based Zimbabwe national squad

Post by CrimsonAvenger » Thu May 16, 2019 3:03 am

We've done this multiple times. Its not good for health.

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Re: Foreign based Zimbabwe national squad

Post by zimbos_05 » Thu May 16, 2019 5:28 am

Just turn this in to a thread where we can all cry together every year when we realise what could have been.

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Re: Foreign based Zimbabwe national squad

Post by Jemisi » Thu May 16, 2019 6:19 am

CrimsonAvenger wrote:
Thu May 16, 2019 3:03 am
We've done this multiple times. Its not good for health.
yup :(

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Re: Foreign based Zimbabwe national squad

Post by sloandog » Thu May 16, 2019 7:33 am

Our biggest loss was Sean Ervine, in my opinion. He was beginning to come real good around 2004, and 15 years later we all know how good he really became. Ervine (all-rounder), Nick Welch (Batter) Brad Evans (Genuine quick bowler).
When in doubt, listen to Oasis chaps....

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Re: Foreign based Zimbabwe national squad

Post by Andybligzz » Thu May 16, 2019 7:34 am

The Curran brothers are the ones that makes me feel uncomfortable . Adding Sam and Tom to any format for zim instantly makes us a much much bigger threat:(
The Zimbabwe Cricket team have found Ebola in one of their members, but they're not concerned because they have also found Ebatsmen and Efielda!

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Re: Foreign based Zimbabwe national squad

Post by Andybligzz » Thu May 16, 2019 7:36 am

Also agree about ervine he was exactly what we couldn’t afford to lose , probably my 2nd favourite Zimbo and so so talented . So many ‘ what if’s ? ‘
The Zimbabwe Cricket team have found Ebola in one of their members, but they're not concerned because they have also found Ebatsmen and Efielda!

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Re: Foreign based Zimbabwe national squad

Post by sloandog » Thu May 16, 2019 2:24 pm

Andybligzz wrote:
Thu May 16, 2019 7:36 am
Also agree about ervine he was exactly what we couldn’t afford to lose , probably my 2nd favourite Zimbo and so so talented . So many ‘ what if’s ? ‘
Sam Curran had more chance of playing for Zim than Tom, as Tom played for Kwazulu Natal and was born in SA; he schooled in Zim for a bit I think? Sam actually played for Zimbabwe under 13's and 15's I believe, right googly?

And yea, Sean Ervine is one of my favourite Zimbabwe players as well. Something about him running in in that 2003/04 kit, with the blonde hair and whirling action. Same as Blignaut. A lot of the Zimbabwe lads had blonde hair in those days; even price had a tinge during the 2003 West Indies series.

Genuinely gets to me how competitive we could have been if the money was handled correctly and the players lost over the years had stayed. Think of all that talent we've lost.. :cry:

Forget the rebels for a minute, I'm talking about guys like Dylan and Ryan Higgins, Anthony Ireland, Friday Kasteni, Campbell Macmillan, Ian Nicholson, Lake, Sam Curran,
When in doubt, listen to Oasis chaps....

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