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  1. Xer

    Xerxes Well-Known Member

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    England two down already
     
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    Xerxes Well-Known Member

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    Now 3 Root gone
     
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    Three actually - Root just gone as well
    It will all be over before tea
     
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    I've got to say, we're a pretty appalling batting unit at test level. I've a feeling the focus on one day honours is going to derail us for a fair few years. If Root and or Cook fall early, there's nothing in this time that can bind.

    T20 batting at test level gets you nowhere against a decent bowling attack, and that's what we have, a lot of flat track bullies. We were lucky at Lords that Root was gifted so many lives and that the pitch turned increasingly sideways.

    Dreadful batting technique.
     
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    Batting order drastically needs looking at.
     
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    All over, lost by 340 runs.
     
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    Shambolic performance, batting needs sorting big time


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    T20 is ruining batting techniques. Boycott will be going ballistic, and rightly so.
     
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    A bit of mental toughness would not go amiss.
     
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    Only Cook willing to dig in this team is soft as ****. They need to get Bairstow back to 7 and get a proper 3 and 5 in rather than pissing about with Dawson doing naff all.


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