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Boz

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Caught a bit of the cricket and watched the highlights. It was amazing! While I didn't see any of it, by contrast it sounded like the England football team was dire.
 

ALDO MUSSY

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wow wow wow wow what a game so happy for them and what a difference from having Rootie as Captain, as for the so-called Footballers I could not careless boring useless overpaid pansies
 

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It shows what difference management can make in terms of mindset. Same pool of players completely different outcome. Let's hope the theory/myth of new manager bounce isn't as applicable to cricket as football!
 

ALDO MUSSY

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wow what a change only if we could do it in the scoring goals shape of ways
 

ALDO MUSSY

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full credit to Stokes and the new coach they have unleashed a monster and Bairstow is a beast imagine if Buttler and Livingstone come into the team could be an amazing few years
 
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full credit to Stokes and the new coach they have unleashed a monster and Bairstow is a beast imagine if Buttler and Livingstone come into the team could be an amazing few years
In this match they are also without three of their best fast bowlers in Anderson, Archer and Wood - not to mention Ollie Robinson, who had such a great start last season. All are out injured. We still need a couple of decent, in form openers.
 

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Also note how well Jack Leach has done, having been treated pretty poorly by the previous regime. 10 wickets in the match now he's been treated as first choice spin bowler.
 

ALDO MUSSY

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big test on Friday let us see if playing the same way Against India produces the same entertainment, I sure will be fun
 

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England achieve their highest ever test run chase and did it very easily, a great start for stokes and mccullum
 

Boz

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Bairstow has been awesome recently and Root looks so much better not being bogged down with captaincy.
 

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Wow What a change in the Player's mindset and as Stokes said today they would play better teams but they will be brave and entertain and hit harder than the other teams I love his Attitude he and Brendan are doing a great job
 
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Wow What a change in the Player's mindset and as Stokes said today they would play better teams but they will be brave and entertain and hit harder than the other teams I love his Attitude he and Brendan are doing a great job
 
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