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by MegaBonus
Mon Mar 01, 2021 3:57 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: England cricket team lol
Replies: 123
Views: 16371

Re: England cricket team lol

Did you read the ICC pitch monitoring process?
is it in the rule book?
by MegaBonus
Fri Feb 26, 2021 7:07 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: England cricket team lol
Replies: 123
Views: 16371

Re: England cricket team lol

Ive just had a quick look at the MCC laws 9.1 to 9.7 - couldnt find a thing about how pitches have to be prepared....lots about the pitch once the game has started but nothing prior...
by MegaBonus
Mon Jan 25, 2021 9:40 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: Next EPL Manager to be sacked?
Replies: 85
Views: 7488

Re: Next EPL Manager to be sacked?

Thomas Tuchel to replace him.....
by MegaBonus
Fri Jan 22, 2021 10:26 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: EPL 20/21
Replies: 367
Views: 7748

Re: EPL 20/21

"you'll never score alone"
by MegaBonus
Thu Jan 21, 2021 2:56 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Aus v India - test series
Replies: 709
Views: 96331

Re: Aus v India - test series

1st test result was engineered to garner greater odds..... ;-) ;-) ;-)
by MegaBonus
Thu Jan 14, 2021 11:05 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Aus v India - test series
Replies: 709
Views: 96331

Re: Aus v India - test series

^^^^^^^^^^^^

a little like the Indian team replacing an 'injured' keeper with a better gloveman but when it was time to bat in the 2nd innings, the 'injured' keeper who is the better batsman was OK to bat.....
by MegaBonus
Wed Jan 13, 2021 10:14 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: EPL 20/21
Replies: 367
Views: 7748

Re: EPL 20/21

no Bomber.....where are all the Poo fans with their claims of Man U VAR bias...perfectly good goal disallowed this morning....and BTW...no penalty either...
by MegaBonus
Tue Jan 12, 2021 3:35 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Aus v India - test series
Replies: 709
Views: 96331

Re: Aus v India - test series

Post by God is an Englishman » Tue Jan 12, 2021 10:16 am

Langer is a hypocritical gnome
nahhhh...i reckon you are....given you choose what to share on here based on your Facebook comments.... ;-) ;-)
by MegaBonus
Mon Jan 11, 2021 9:29 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Aus v India - test series
Replies: 709
Views: 96331

Re: Aus v India - test series

^^^^^^^^^^^^

not necessarily.....by attempting to win, theres a higher chance of losing....
by MegaBonus
Tue Dec 29, 2020 10:09 am
Forum: Womens Football
Topic: Alex Chidiac Signs with Melbourne City
Replies: 7
Views: 559

Re: Alex Chidiac Signs with Melbourne City

increasing funding to sign great players
given the woman's game in Adelaide is watched by family members and flies, where will this funding come from???
by MegaBonus
Wed Dec 23, 2020 8:53 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Aus v India - test series
Replies: 709
Views: 96331

Re: Aus v India - test series

you still havent answered Coopers question...... what makes any of the following any better than what the Aussies did in Sth Africa??? Chris Pringle, New Zealand, 1990. Michael Atherton, England, 1994. Waqar Younis, Pakistan, 2000. Sachin Tendulkar, India, 2001. Shoaib Akhtar, Pakistan, 2003. Rahul ...
by MegaBonus
Sat Dec 19, 2020 7:13 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Aus v India - test series
Replies: 709
Views: 96331

Re: Aus v India - test series

^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

yes...the pitch made it difficult for Australia to chase down the runs needed for victory.....
by MegaBonus
Mon Dec 14, 2020 9:13 am
Forum: Referees and Rules of the Game
Topic: VAR, yet again
Replies: 31
Views: 3881

Re: VAR, yet again

yes....the silence from Liverpool supporters is deafening....
by MegaBonus
Sun Dec 13, 2020 8:57 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Aus v India - test series
Replies: 709
Views: 96331

Re: Aus v India - test series

did Clarke actually complain???
by MegaBonus
Mon Dec 07, 2020 3:36 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Aus v India - test series
Replies: 709
Views: 96331

Re: Aus v India - test series

God is an Englishman » Mon Dec 07, 2020 9:27 am


Cricket I support LPCC and England.
I didnt think England had a cricket team????
by MegaBonus
Fri Nov 27, 2020 8:17 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: Diego Maradona dies
Replies: 62
Views: 1483

Re: Diego Maradona dies

Unread post by Nice One Cyril » Fri Nov 27, 2020 6:00 am He meant a whole lot to a lot of people and at the end of the day he is still a son, a father, a grandfather and deserves to be mourned by people. Did you know him personally, a good friend of yours, distant family perhaps? Those are the peop...
by MegaBonus
Thu Nov 26, 2020 3:47 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: Diego Maradona dies
Replies: 62
Views: 1483

Re: Diego Maradona dies

you know youre really not having one...
by MegaBonus
Thu Nov 26, 2020 9:21 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: Diego Maradona dies
Replies: 62
Views: 1483

Re: Diego Maradona dies

@ NOC
happy for you to have your opinion...as long as you understanding that in the scheme of things...its insignificant. ;-)
by MegaBonus
Thu Nov 26, 2020 8:40 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: Diego Maradona dies
Replies: 62
Views: 1483

Re: Diego Maradona dies

Unread post by Nice One Cyril » Thu Nov 26, 2020 6:36 am Forever remembered. As a dirty little cheat. I for one will shed no tears. Might even open a nice bottle of wine to celebrate, 1986 was a good year apparently. ;-) do you really think this mans legacy will be defined by what .85% of the world...
by MegaBonus
Sat Oct 17, 2020 1:42 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: Maguire Axed from England Squad
Replies: 67
Views: 2205

Re: Maguire Axed from England Squad

only problem would be definitively adjudging 'intent'....

its easier if theres been no contact but if there is contact how does one decide what level of contact is enough to warrant a player 'diving'???
by MegaBonus
Fri Oct 16, 2020 9:52 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: AFL 2020
Replies: 97
Views: 8440

Re: AFL 2020

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by MegaBonus
Wed Oct 14, 2020 10:07 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: Maguire Axed from England Squad
Replies: 67
Views: 2205

Re: Maguire Axed from England Squad

Probably not, so whilst we don't know as we are not on the training ground, it's a fair conclusion to draw that the foreigners have taught those cheats to dive. love the contradiction....since you admit that you dont know whats happening on the training ground, it would be an UNFAIR conclusion to d...
by MegaBonus
Wed Oct 14, 2020 8:29 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: Maguire Axed from England Squad
Replies: 67
Views: 2205

Re: Maguire Axed from England Squad

ahhhh...I can see what you did.... you want to change the conversation away from...."the naughty foreigners taught the English how to dive" to "the naughty foreigners do it more often" I happen to agree that its become more prevalent in the EPL as the game has gone global (movement of players/greate...
by MegaBonus
Wed Oct 14, 2020 7:59 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: Maguire Axed from England Squad
Replies: 67
Views: 2205

Re: Maguire Axed from England Squad

cause your assertion is inaccurate/wrong. weve already confirmed that English players were diving and subsequently getting a reputation in the First Division, prior to the ban on foreign players being lifted. This surely contradicts your statement that it was 'foreigners who taught them'... others m...
by MegaBonus
Tue Oct 13, 2020 9:59 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: Maguire Axed from England Squad
Replies: 67
Views: 2205

Re: Maguire Axed from England Squad

well, im happy for you to go back on you original statement.
by MegaBonus
Tue Oct 13, 2020 1:27 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: Maguire Axed from England Squad
Replies: 67
Views: 2205

Re: Maguire Axed from England Squad

nah.....still dont buy it... maybe the link is the: * increase in popularity of the First Division/EPL * greater access to televised games * etc etc Either way the notion that diving for penalties is a purely foreign import should be dismissed for the empty generalisation that it is. Footballers in ...
by MegaBonus
Tue Oct 13, 2020 9:11 am
Forum: World Football
Topic: Maguire Axed from England Squad
Replies: 67
Views: 2205

Re: Maguire Axed from England Squad

nah...dont buy it...its always been there...

nevertheless, to learn something is one thing.....to chose to use it is another....no one forced them...except the time when Hoddle instructed Owen to fall easily in the penalty area...
by MegaBonus
Mon Oct 12, 2020 9:33 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: Maguire Axed from England Squad
Replies: 67
Views: 2205

Re: Maguire Axed from England Squad

Im pretty sure he's learnt from the best eg Young, Ali, Rashford, Kane and Vardy to name a few....
by MegaBonus
Mon Oct 12, 2020 12:58 pm
Forum: World Football
Topic: Maguire Axed from England Squad
Replies: 67
Views: 2205

Re: Maguire Axed from England Squad

talking about Henderson...looks like hes caught the diving bug....
by MegaBonus
Fri Sep 25, 2020 9:08 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: AFL 2020
Replies: 97
Views: 8440

Re: AFL 2020

i think its important to respect/reflect the individual nuances of each sport....