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Re: More than Cricket@Kgalagadi March 2013

Unread postby RichardJ » Thu Apr 04, 2013 6:44 pm

I asked SO "did you get my 6?"

SO "what 6?"

:wall: :wall: she didn't see/notice!! someone was talking to her!!



checked the pics and there it was about to happen

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all over too soon.
yes thanks Mr Commentator Rey I did enjoy it....

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Re: More than Cricket@Kgalagadi March 2013

Unread postby RichardJ » Thu Apr 04, 2013 7:20 pm

Robert lofts one

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vlakvarksegat plays through the leg side

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Sakkie....uhoh....

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Re: More than Cricket@Kgalagadi March 2013

Unread postby RichardJ » Thu Apr 04, 2013 8:19 pm

Before we get fielding....

I was pleasantly surprised with my bodies' muscle memory. Having last played league cricket about 30 years ago, and Action Cricket probably 10 years ago.

The instincts were still there..ie taking balls unsighted down the leg side was a serious relief.

Also moving behind the wickets in the thick sand made it easier to 'stand up' on the hard pitch....receiving the balls in full flight....

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Re: More than Cricket@Kgalagadi March 2013

Unread postby RichardJ » Thu Apr 04, 2013 8:21 pm

Deon opened the bowling with some medium/quick left arm seam bowling......(I held onto the/my first catch)

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Re: More than Cricket@Kgalagadi March 2013

Unread postby RichardJ » Thu Apr 04, 2013 8:23 pm

Oops missed that one but sand stopped it dead

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got that one

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Re: More than Cricket@Kgalagadi March 2013

Unread postby RichardJ » Thu Apr 04, 2013 8:25 pm

Baffers bowling from the KTP end

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Re: More than Cricket@Kgalagadi March 2013

Unread postby RichardJ » Thu Apr 04, 2013 8:27 pm

Jac - ques as the locals know Jacques (our Urikaruus camp attendant) batted for the Welkom team

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Re: More than Cricket@Kgalagadi March 2013

Unread postby RichardJ » Thu Apr 04, 2013 8:29 pm

It's just a step to the right....

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Re: More than Cricket@Kgalagadi March 2013

Unread postby RichardJ » Thu Apr 04, 2013 8:30 pm

balls allowed to bounce you had to get low to stop

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Re: More than Cricket@Kgalagadi March 2013

Unread postby RichardJ » Thu Apr 04, 2013 8:31 pm

gerharddb took over from the KTP end

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Re: More than Cricket@Kgalagadi March 2013

Unread postby RichardJ » Thu Apr 04, 2013 8:33 pm

Deon Grobler with back to camera, Dillon at short square leg...


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Re: More than Cricket@Kgalagadi March 2013

Unread postby RichardJ » Thu Apr 04, 2013 8:36 pm

Wicket time celebration

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Re: More than Cricket@Kgalagadi March 2013

Unread postby RichardJ » Thu Apr 04, 2013 8:37 pm

I've got it

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Re: More than Cricket@Kgalagadi March 2013

Unread postby RichardJ » Thu Apr 04, 2013 8:37 pm

up, up and away, we also had some big ones hit against us...

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Re: More than Cricket@Kgalagadi March 2013

Unread postby RichardJ » Fri Apr 05, 2013 10:11 pm

Some links to other threads re the cricket, starting with Scouters memories

KTP Cricket Memories

Cricket @ Kgalagadi live!

Cricket@Kgalagadi - 14-16 March 2013


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