Tag Archives: Lahore

You’ve Got To…

I’m not sure how well it works all the way through, but the plan was to put this to the rhythm of the verses of Hope by R.E.M. You want to blame the players, but you have to blame the … Continue reading

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There Once Was A Match At Lahore

The teams had moved onto Lahore, And Pakistan opened the door, For Zaheer and Imran, Out went Rizwan uz Zaman, And they played twice as well as before. The first innings Imran took eight, Just Dias not taking his bait, … Continue reading

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Quicks Gone Slow

Test 886 – 1st Test – Pakistan v. West Indies at Lahore, November 24th-29th, 1980. Match Drawn. When rain curtails you have to bowl, More than 73 overs a day, Garner, Marshall, Clarke and Croft, Do things their own way. … Continue reading

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