In the next few weeks, I will do a series of blogs about unreal events as I try to manage England to World Cup Victory in the 2003 World Cup. If the blogs are a success, I shall do a series of Ashes blogs along the same theme.
The games will be simulated on International Cricket Captain 2002. I will create graphics for the event, so watch this space.
This entry is basically a request for a seperate sub-section for the series. And hello again, Simply Sports.
When Botham took guard in an Ashes match, Marsh welcomed him to the wicket with these words: "So how's your wife & my kids?" Ian Botham’s famous reply – "The wife's fine. The kids are retarded!" This was sure to make the list. Daryll Cullinan & Shane Warne
As Cullinan was on his way to the wicket, Warne told him he had been waiting...
VIRENDER SEHWAG - India 6248 runs @ 52.50 in 72 matches
Virender Sehwag's statistics at the top of the order speak for themselves. Averaging over 50 against the new ball against the opposition's most hostile bowlers is no easy task, but it is one that Sehwag has carried out with undeniable prowess. He has hit two 300s, and two more 250s, a record. For seeral years, India struggled to find him an opening partner, but now that he hs developed a sound understanding with Gautam Gambhir, I hope that his play flourishes into the next decade.