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Old 09-12-2019, 02:52 PM
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Originally Posted by mhendo View Post
Well, you'd have to say that Marsh has just about justified his selection today.

Cummins, though, has bowled incredibly well. He could just as easily have five or six. In addition to going past the bat on numerous occasions, he had Root dropped twice in consecutive overs, then set up Curran beautifully for an LBW, only to overstep the crease.

Even with the drops and the other missteps, the Aussies would have to be happy to get 6 for under 200 runs. This looks like a 400-run pitch to me.
I can turn any player into a world beater by saying that player should not be in the side.

Sending the opposition in on a 400 wicket doesm't seem a great idea. England may still get them.