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#1220934 - Wed Feb 27 2019 12:00 AM World Cricket 2018-19: Round 17 -Fri Mar 15*FINAL*
srini701 Offline
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World Cricket 2018-19: *FINAL* Round 17 - Friday, March 15, 2019

Throwing a real *Googly* to end the comp smile

Afghanistan vs Ireland, only Test @ Dehradun, India
New Zealand vs Bangladesh 3rd Test @ Christchurch


Rules:
1. Pick 10 players from the lists below. 5 for each Test
2. Pick a maximum of 3 players from a team.
3. Pick at least 2 players from each section (3 batmen & 2 bowlers or vice-versa)
3. Pick 2 "Trump" players from your team whose scores "double". 1 Trump player for each Test
4. Pick 2 "supersub" (6th player). This player ONLY scores if any of your original 5 picks do not play the match

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 (including all-rounders into both categories for balance)

Afghanistan Test Squad (ANNOUNCED)
Batsmen: Asghar Afghan (captain); Hashmatullah Shahidi; Ihsan Janat; Ikram Ali Khil; Javed Ahmadi; Mohammad Shahzad; Nasir Jamal; Rahmat Shah
Bowlers: Mohammad Nabi; Rashid Khan; Sharafuddin Ashraf; Wafadar Momand; Waqar Salamkheil; Yamin Ahmadzai; Zahir Khan; Sayed Shirzad

Ireland Test Squad (ANNOUNCED)
Batsmen: William Porterfield (captain); Andy Balbirnie; James McCollum; Kevin O'Brien; Stuart Poynter; Simi Singh; Lorcan Tucker
Bowlers: James Cameron-Dow; George Dockrell; Andy McBrine; Barry McCarthy; Tim Murtagh; Boyd Rankin; Paul Stirling; Stuart Thompson


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New Zealand (announced):
Batsmen: Kane Williamson (capt)...doubtful, injured, Colin de Grandhomme, Tom Latham, Henry Nicholls, Jeet Raval, Ross Taylor, BJ Watling, Will Young
Bowlers: Todd Astle, Trent Boult, Matt Henry, Tim Southee, Neil Wagner

Bangladesh (announced)
Batsmen: Shakib Al Hasan (capt)---doubtful too; Liton Das; Mahmudullah; Mohammad Mithun; Mominul Haque; Mushfiqur Rahim (wk); Shadman Islam; Tamim Iqbal
Bowlers: Abu Jayed; Ebadot Hossain; Mehidy Hasan; Mustafizur Rahman; Nayeem Hasan; Khaled Ahmed; Taijul Islam


Deadline: Toss in Dehradun, India on Friday, March 15. That would be 9.00 pm FT time, Thursday March 14. Please do not wait till last minute to lodge picks. If you miss deadline, your trump player scores would not count.


Edited by srini701 (Wed Mar 13 2019 01:01 AM)
Edit Reason: Afghanistan added 2 bowlers; Sakib still doubtful

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#1222051 - Fri Mar 08 2019 11:27 PM Re: World Cricket 2018-19: Round 17 -Fri Mar 15*FINAL*
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Afghanistan vs Ireland

Mohammad Shahzad
Rashid Khan - Double
Kevin O'Brien
Boyd Rankin

Supersub: Simi Singh


New Zealand vs Bangladesh

Tom Latham
Neil Wagner
Tamim Iqbal
Mehidy Hasan
Kane Williamson - Trump

Supersub: Mustafizur Rahman

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#1222154 - Sun Mar 10 2019 04:07 AM Re: World Cricket 2018-19: Round 17 -Fri Mar 15*FINAL*
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Loc: Western Australia
Afghanistan v Ireland
Rashid Khan - TRUMP
Mohammad Nabi
George Dockrell
Asghar Afghan
Simi Singh

SS: William Porterfield

New Zealand vs Bangladesh
Kane Williamson - TRUMP
Henry Nicholls
Tamim Iqbal
Neil Wagner
Abu Jayed

SS: Tim Southee


Edited by Daaanieeel (Sun Mar 10 2019 04:07 AM)
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#1222364 - Tue Mar 12 2019 09:47 PM Re: World Cricket 2018-19: Round 17 -Fri Mar 15*FINAL*
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Afghanistan:
Asghar Afghan
Yamin Ahmadzai
Supersub - Ihsan Janat

Ireland:
Kevin O'Brien - Trump
Stuart Thompson
Tim Murtagh

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New Zealand:
Tom Latham
Henry Nicholls - Trump
Tim Southee

Bangladesh:
Shakib Al Hasan
Mehidy Hasan
Supersub - Tamim Iqbal
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#1222449 - Wed Mar 13 2019 04:28 PM Re: World Cricket 2018-19: Round 17 -Fri Mar 15*FINAL*
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Loc: Crawley Sussex
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AFG vs IRE
Mohammad Shahzad
Rashid Khan - TRUMP
William Porterfield
Tim Murtagh
Paul Stirling
Zahir Khan - Sub



NZ vs BAN
Tom Latham - TRUMP
Trent Boult
Tamim Iqba
Taijul Isla
Tim Southee
Mominul Haque - Sub
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#1222473 - Wed Mar 13 2019 09:46 PM Re: World Cricket 2018-19: Round 17 -Fri Mar 15*FINAL*
srini701 Offline
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Loc: Hyderabad India           
Asghar Afghan ... Trump
Mohammad Nabi
Rashid Khan
Andy Balbirnie
George Dockrell
SS: Kevin O'Brien
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Tom Latham
Trent Boult ... TRUMP
Neil Wagner
Mahmudullah
Tamim Iqbal
SS: Mustafizur Rahman
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#1222483 - Thu Mar 14 2019 12:02 AM Re: World Cricket 2018-19: Round 17 -Fri Mar 15*FINAL*
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Afghan v Ire

(never heard of any of these players, so using my trusty dartboard!)

Hashmatullah Shahidi
Ikram Ali Khil
Mohammad Nabi
William Porterfield - TRUMP
Tim Murtagh

Barry McCarthy - SUB

NZ v Bang

Colin de Grandhomme - TRUMP
Tom Latham
Tim Southee
Mushfiqur Rahim
Mustafizur Rahman

Abu Jayed - SUB
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#1222519 - Thu Mar 14 2019 02:18 PM Re: World Cricket 2018-19: Round 17 -Fri Mar 15*FINAL*
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    Afghanistan

    Batsmen: Asghar Afghan [ss](captain); Hashmatullah Shahidi; Ihsan Janat; Ikram Ali
    Khil; Javed Ahmadi; Mohammad Shahzad; Nasir Jamal; Rahmat Shah
    Bowlers: Mohammad Nabi; Rashid Khan; Sharafuddin Ashraf; Wafadar Momand; Waqar
    Salamkheil; Yamin Ahmadzai; Zahir Khan; Sayed Shirzad

    Ireland
    Batsmen: William Porterfield (captain); Andy Balbirnie; James McCollum; Kevin O'Brien [T];
    Stuart Poynter; Simi Singh; Lorcan Tucker
    Bowlers: James Cameron-Dow; George Dockrell; Andy McBrine; Barry McCarthy; Tim Murtagh;
    Boyd Rankin; Paul Stirling; Stuart Thompson

    New Zealand

    Batsmen: Kane Williamson (capt)...doubtful, injured, Colin de Grandhomme, Tom Latham,
    Henry Nicholls [T], Jeet Raval, Ross Taylor, BJ Watling, Will Young
    Bowlers: Todd Astle, Trent Boult, Matt Henry, Tim Southee, Neil Wagner

    Bangladesh

    Batsmen: Shakib Al Hasan (capt)---doubtful too; Liton Das; Mahmudullah [ss]; Mohammad
    Mithun; Mominul Haque; Mushfiqur Rahim (wk); Shadman Islam; Tamim Iqbal
    Bowlers: Abu Jayed; Ebadot Hossain; Mehidy Hasan; Mustafizur Rahman; Nayeem Hasan;
    Khaled Ahmed; Taijul Islam

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#1222552 - Thu Mar 14 2019 08:32 PM Re: World Cricket 2018-19: Round 17 -Fri Mar 15*FINAL*
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Afghanistan Test Squad (announced)
Batsmen : Ikram Ali Khil == SUPERSUB
Bowlers : Mohammad Nabi / Rashid Khan

Ireland Test Squad (announced) :
Batsmen : Andy Balbirnie / Kevin O'Brien== DOUBLE
Bowlers : George Dockrell

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New Zealand (announced) :
Batsmen : Ross Taylor == DOUBLE
Bowlers : Trent Boult / Tim Southee

Bangladesh (announced) :
Batsmen : Mahmudullah / Tamim Iqbal
Bowlers : Mustafizur Rahman == SUPERSUB

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#1222562 - Thu Mar 14 2019 09:30 PM Re: World Cricket 2018-19: Round 17 -Fri Mar 15*FINAL*
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Registered: Thu Oct 27 2005
Posts: 9954
Loc: Timaru NZ
Afghanistan vs Ireland
Mohammad Shahzad
Mohammad Nabi
Rashid Khan - Double
Andy Balbirnie
George Dockrell

Kevin O'Brien - Supersub



New Zealand vs Bangladesh
Ross Taylor
Trent Boult - Double
Neil Wagner
Tamim Iqbal
Mahmudullah

Abu Jayed - Supersub


Almost forgot this, I have been distracted by the Christchurch mosque shooting which some of the Bangladesh cricket team were visiting.

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#1222564 - Thu Mar 14 2019 09:51 PM Re: World Cricket 2018-19: Round 17 -Fri Mar 15*FINAL*
srini701 Offline
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Loc: Hyderabad India           
Originally Posted By: Howie72
Almost forgot this, I have been distracted by the Christchurch mosque shooting which some of the Bangladesh cricket team were visiting.


whoa! just saw this: http://www.espncricinfo.com/story/_/id/2...stchurch-mosque

I'm surprised such shootings can happen in a country like New Zealand!


Edited by srini701 (Thu Mar 14 2019 09:52 PM)
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#1222565 - Thu Mar 14 2019 09:53 PM Re: World Cricket 2018-19: Round 17 -Fri Mar 15*FINAL*
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Loc: Timaru NZ
Yeah, there are mutiple fatalities but the number is either unknown or not being released at the moment, same with the number injured.

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#1222571 - Thu Mar 14 2019 11:06 PM Re: World Cricket 2018-19: Round 17 -Fri Mar 15*FINAL*
srini701 Offline
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Oh...sad end....the tour has been called off now.

I will add an extra round now to compensate this Test....
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