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#1192009 - Tue Mar 13 2018 10:02 PM World Cricket 2017-18: *FINAL* Round - Thu, Mar 29
srini701 Offline
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Registered: Wed Jan 04 2006
Posts: 10146
Loc: Hyderabad India           
World Cricket 2017-18: *FINAL* Round 15 - Friday, March 30, 2018

New Zealand v England 2nd Test @ Christchurch
South Africa vs Australia 4th Test @ Johannesburg


1. Pick 10 players from the lists below.
2. Pick a maximum of 3 players from one team.
3. Pick 2 "trump" players from your teams whose score "doubles" (1 from each Test)
4. Pick 2 "supersubs" (6th player). This player ONLY scores if any of your original picks do not play the match (should be from the team of 2 players)
5. Your team of 5 for each Test MUST include at least 2 player from each sub-section (So you have either 2 batsmen and 3 bowlers, or vice-versa)

Scoring
1. Every run scored by the player you pick scores 1 point.
2. Every wicket taken by a bowler scores you 20 points.
3. Every catch/stumping by the player scores you 5 points.
4. NO points for run-outs please
5. The score of your "trump" player is doubled.

Teams:

New Zealand (Announced):
Batsmen: Jeet Raval, Tom Latham, Kane Williamson, Ross Taylor, Henry Nicholls, Colin de Grandhomme, BJ Watling
Bowlers: Ish Sodhi, Tim Southee, Neil Wagner, Matt Henry, Trent Boult

England (Announced):
Batsmen: Joe Root, Jonny Bairstow, Alastair Cook, Ben Foakes, Liam Livingstone, Dawid Malan, Ben Stokes, Mark Stoneman, James Vince
Bowlers: Moeen Ali, James Anderson, Stuart Broad, Mason Crane, Craig Overton, Chris Woakes, Mark Wood


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South Africa (Announced):
Batsmen: Faf du Plessis (capt), Hashim Amla, Temba Bavuma, Quinton de Kock, Theunis de Bruyn, Aiden Markram, AB de Villiers, Dean Elgar, Heinrich Klaasen,
Bowlers: Keshav Maharaj, Morne Morkel, Wiaan Mulder, Lungisani Ngidi, Vernon Philander, Kagiso Rabada (Suspended).

Australia (Announced):
Batsmen: Matt Renshaw, Glen Maxwell, Joe Burns, Peter Handscomb, Usman Khawaja, Shaun Marsh, Tim Paine (Capt & wk), Mitchell Marsh
Bowlers: Chadd Sayers, Pat Cummins, Josh Hazlewood, Jon Holland, Nathan Lyon, Jhye Richardson, Mitchell Starc



Deadline: Toss in Christchurch on Friday, March 30. That would be 21.30 pm GMT, 04.30 pm Thursday, March 29 FT time. Please do not wait till last minute to lodge picks. If you miss deadline, there would be no Trump player score for you (the rest of the squad still scores).


Edited by srini701 (Wed Mar 28 2018 02:47 AM)
Edit Reason: Changes to Australia, New Zealand sides
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#1192824 - Fri Mar 23 2018 08:20 PM Re: World Cricket 2017-18: *FINAL* Round - Thu, Mar 29
wwe84 Offline
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Registered: Sun Feb 13 2011
Posts: 23904
Loc: New South Wales
Australia
New Zealand vs England

Kane Williamson
Trent Boult
Mark Stoneman
Jimmy Anderson
Tom Latham-Trump

Supersub: Craig Overton


South Africa vs Australia

Dean Elgar
Kagiso Rabada
Mitchell Marsh
Pat Cummins
AB de Villiers-Trump

Supersub: Josh Hazlewood


Edited by wwe84 (Fri Mar 30 2018 02:09 AM)

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#1192954 - Sun Mar 25 2018 09:03 PM Re: World Cricket 2017-18: *FINAL* Round - Thu, Mar 29
LeoDaVinci Offline
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Registered: Fri Mar 23 2001
Posts: 11692
Loc: Ontario Canada
New Zealand
Kane Williamson
Neil Wagner
Trent Boult - SS

England
Joe Root
Alastair Cook - TRUMP
Moeen Ali

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South Africa
AB de Villiers
Dean Elgar
Vernon Philander

Australia
Nathan Lyon - SS
David Warner - TRUMP
Mitchell Starc


Edited by LeoDaVinci (Sun Mar 25 2018 10:33 PM)
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#1192957 - Sun Mar 25 2018 10:24 PM Re: World Cricket 2017-18: *FINAL* Round - Thu, Mar 29
srini701 Offline
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Registered: Wed Jan 04 2006
Posts: 10146
Loc: Hyderabad India           
Steve Smith suspended for last Test. Please DO not pick him or change him if you did.
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#1193012 - Mon Mar 26 2018 09:49 PM Re: World Cricket 2017-18: *FINAL* Round - Thu, Mar 29
srini701 Offline
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Registered: Wed Jan 04 2006
Posts: 10146
Loc: Hyderabad India           
Lot of Drama in the Australia camp following the ball tampering issues. Half the team may not even be selected.

Maybe it's best we drop the Australia-South Africa Test and go with only the New Zealand-England Test? Any suggestions please?
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#1193134 - Tue Mar 27 2018 09:59 PM Re: World Cricket 2017-18: *FINAL* Round - Thu, Mar 29
srini701 Offline
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Registered: Wed Jan 04 2006
Posts: 10146
Loc: Hyderabad India           
3 changes to Australian team. Test very much on, and so is our schedule ....please try and lodge teams before the Test in New Zealand starts :-)
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#1193228 - Wed Mar 28 2018 02:36 PM Re: World Cricket 2017-18: *FINAL* Round - Thu, Mar 29
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Registered: Fri Jan 06 2006
Posts: 5775
Loc: Crawley Sussex
England UK
NZ v Eng
Kane Williamson
Trent Boult
Joe Root - TRUMP
James Anderson
Ross Taylor
Stuart Broad - Sub

SA v Aus
Hashim Amla
Vernon Philander - TRUMP
Joe Burns
Chadd Sayers
Tim Paine
AB de Villiers - Sub
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#1193250 - Wed Mar 28 2018 05:44 PM Re: World Cricket 2017-18: *FINAL* Round - Thu, Mar 29
ozzz2002 Offline
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Registered: Mon Dec 03 2001
Posts: 20122
Loc: Sydney
NSW Australia
Kane Williamson - DOUBLE
Colin de Grandhomme
Tim Southee
Alastair Cook
James Anderson

Stuart Broad - SUPERSUB

AB de Villiers
Hashim Amla - DOUBLE
Vernon Philander
Usman Khawaja
Nathan Lyon

Mitchell Starc - SUPERSUB
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#1193297 - Wed Mar 28 2018 11:42 PM Re: World Cricket 2017-18: *FINAL* Round - Thu, Mar 29
srini701 Offline
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Registered: Wed Jan 04 2006
Posts: 10146
Loc: Hyderabad India           
New Zealand vs England
Ross Taylor
Trent Boult ... Double
Tim Southee
Joe Root
Stuart Broad
SS: Mark Stoneman

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South Africa vs England
AB De Villiers
Kagiso Rabada ... Double
Aiden Markram
Shaun Marsh
Nathan Lyon
SS: Josh Hazlewood
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#1193302 - Thu Mar 29 2018 12:58 AM Re: World Cricket 2017-18: *FINAL* Round - Thu, Mar 29
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Registered: Sun Dec 26 1999
Posts: 51345
Loc: Sydney
oz downunder
    New Zealand :
    Batsmen: Jeet Raval, Tom Latham, Kane Williamson [T], Ross Taylor, Henry Nicholls, Colin de Grandhomme, BJ Watling
    Bowlers: Ish Sodhi, Tim Southee, Neil Wagner, Matt Henry, Trent Boult

    England:
    Batsmen: Joe Root, Jonny Bairstow, Alastair Cook, Ben Foakes [ss], Liam Livingstone, Dawid Malan, Ben Stokes, Mark Stoneman, James Vince
    Bowlers: Moeen Ali, James Anderson, Stuart Broad, Mason Crane, Craig Overton, Chris Woakes, Mark Wood

South Africa:
Batsmen: Faf du Plessis (capt), Hashim Amla, Temba Bavuma, Quinton de Kock, Theunis de Bruyn, Aiden Markram, AB de Villiers, Dean Elgar, Heinrich Klaasen,
Bowlers: Keshav Maharaj, Morne Morkel, Wiaan Mulder, Lungisani Ngidi, Vernon Philander, Kagiso Rabada (Suspended).

Australia:
Batsmen: Matt Renshaw [T], Glen Maxwell, Joe Burns, Peter Handscomb, Usman Khawaja [ss], Shaun Marsh, Tim Paine (Capt & wk), Mitchell Marsh
Bowlers: Chadd Sayers, Pat Cummins, Josh Hazlewood, Jon Holland, Nathan Lyon, Jhye Richardson, Mitchell Starc

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#1193333 - Thu Mar 29 2018 05:10 AM Re: World Cricket 2017-18: *FINAL* Round - Thu, Mar 29
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Registered: Thu Sep 09 2010
Posts: 4468
Loc: New Zealand
Williamson - DOUBLE
Boult
Root
Southee
Bairstow

Supersub - Anderson

De Villiers
Rabada - DOUBLE
Philander
Starc
Khawaja

Supersub - Hazlewood

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#1193345 - Thu Mar 29 2018 08:22 AM Re: World Cricket 2017-18: *FINAL* Round - Thu, Mar 29
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Registered: Wed Jul 10 2002
Posts: 14926
Loc: Crazy Canuck   

New Zealand
Kane Williamson == DOUBLE
Trent Boult
Tim Southee

England
Joe Root
Chris Woakes
Ben Stokes == SUPERSUB



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South Africa
AB de Villiers == DOUBLE
Kagiso Rabada
Vernon Philander

Australia
Tim Paine
Mitchell Starc
Pat Cummins == SUPERSUB

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#1193377 - Thu Mar 29 2018 02:45 PM Re: World Cricket 2017-18: *FINAL* Round - Thu, Mar 29
Howie72 Offline
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Registered: Thu Oct 27 2005
Posts: 9533
Loc: Timaru NZ
New Zealand vs England
Kane Williamson
Ross Taylor - Double
Trent Boult
Joe Root
Mark Wood
Craig Overton - s/s


South Africa vs England
AB de Villiers - Double
Morne Morkel
Kagiso Rabada
Mitchell Marsh
Pat Cummins
Mitchell Starc - s/s

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