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Ricky ‘Fair’ Ponting ?


MacGill to Powell, OUT, MacGill gets his first wicket. Powell stands there for a brief moment before he walks away. It was a loopy flighted one, turning from the middle stump, Powell goes for a drive and the tv replay doesn’t show an edge. There must have been sound for the umpire to have given it. Many a time, the replays don’t show such edges.

DBL Powell c Haddin b MacGill 27 (35b 6×4 0x6) SR: 77.14


MacGill to Jaggernauth, OUT, Australia have won by 95 runs. Jaggernauth goes for a first-ball duck. It spun in to him, past the bat and bounded off the pad to short leg. No bat there, definitely. Aussies appeal very confidently and Tiffin raised his finger. That’s that. Game over.

Above excerpts are from commentary of Australia Vs WIndies test match.

You don’t really need to take wickets with edges off the bat, esp. if you are in Australian Team, do you? So much so that, Ponting never realizes his mistakes and speaks lengths and breadths about the fair play and his integrity. Sure, those two wickets wouldn’t have made a difference, but, hold on, who knows they could have just won the test for their team!


May 28, 2008 Posted by | Cricket, Sports | Leave a comment

She celebrates her first Bday!

Uhhhh! Its been a long long time since hitting that ‘New Post’ hyperlink!

Thanks to everyone who made this blog livelier with their involvement and help till this day!

It has been inactive for the larger portions of this year, but, I promise I would go full throttle in the next few weeks to come and make it better in this second year of the blog!

Expecting an important amendment in ‘My Life Act’ in next few days! Hope that settles and drives me henceforth to keep posting more articles in this blog and share fun with you all!

Happy Birthday!

May 26, 2008 Posted by | No Disclaimers | Leave a comment