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Cricket@Skukuza 2011: Blogging

Unread post by MelanieG » Thu Mar 10, 2011 4:15 pm

Dear Forumites,

I am 2 days early - but I am just getting organised for the Cricket@Skukuza on Saturday, 12 March.

We will be blogging the matches here...so keep it locked on this topic!!!
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Unread post by DinkyBird » Thu Mar 10, 2011 8:12 pm

Whoo hoo! Cricket@Skukuza 2011 is HERE!!! Thanks for starting this topic Mel - see you tomorrow!

Hi all from Skukuza, where at the moment one can only hear the sounds of the frogs in the pond and a lonely hyena calling in the distance.

Forum members have started arriving in the park, and some in the camp itself. Joekin is here at Olifants, so are Gerharddb and Pardus1028 who are at LS. Tshukudu and family are here, and I believe Michel and Lowveldboy are in the camping area. Jo and Barbs are also in the park.

Please keep a close watch on this topic for up to the minute report backs to you all; and will the mods please start a seperate topic where the webcam pics can be posted? This makes it much easier for the bloggers to post on this topic.

Due to the slow connection here in the park we ask that members do not send PMs to the bloggers on Saturday - they might just not be able to get round to answering them!

Please join us from wherever in the world you are and share in the fun of the 5th Cricket@Skukuza!
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Unread post by Boorgatspook » Thu Mar 10, 2011 8:32 pm

DinkyBird wrote:and will the mods please start a seperate topic where the webcam pics can be posted? This makes it much easier for the bloggers to post on this topic.

:yaya: Deebs! I'm rather missing the vibe that you all starting to have now awaiting all those to arrive :mrgreen:

Believe Mel already setup the topic where we can post the webcam images.

Will be here Saterday morning watching everything unfolds behind my computer screen :lol:

Have lots of fun everyone! :dance:

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Unread post by oddesy » Fri Mar 11, 2011 9:37 pm

Will be keeping an eye on this thread and the webcam one! :dance: :dance: Hope everyone has a GREAT time! :thumbs_up: :thumbs_up:
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Unread post by MelanieG » Sat Mar 12, 2011 7:18 am

Morning from an overcast Skukuza!

The teams have arrived....and practice has begun!!! The Northern Devils are busy strategising ...hey..I don't see the angels as yet :hmz:

The excitement is building... :dance:
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Unread post by Boorgatspook » Sat Mar 12, 2011 7:22 am

Good morning Mel and Cricketers :yaya:

The Angels probably still doing their makeup :twisted:

Are we going to get a pitch report? :whistle:

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Unread post by MelanieG » Sat Mar 12, 2011 7:30 am

And we have a slight lift-off....The Angels and the Northern Devils are on the field!!! :dance: :dance:
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Unread post by Boorgatspook » Sat Mar 12, 2011 7:31 am

GO Northern Devils !! :dance:

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Unread post by MelanieG » Sat Mar 12, 2011 7:31 am

The toss has been won by the Devils and they have decided to bat!
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Unread post by Dotty » Sat Mar 12, 2011 7:32 am

Good Morning Cricketers :D and Spookie
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Unread post by MelanieG » Sat Mar 12, 2011 7:33 am

The first ball to the Devils - and we're 3 runs on the board....and a wicket has fallen!!!
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Unread post by Boorgatspook » Sat Mar 12, 2011 7:35 am

:slap:

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Unread post by Dotty » Sat Mar 12, 2011 7:36 am

:slap: :slap:
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Re: Cricket@Skukuza 2011: Blogging

Unread post by MelanieG » Sat Mar 12, 2011 7:39 am

Amanda bowling to Gugu....that was a close one....
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Unread post by MATTHYS » Sat Mar 12, 2011 7:41 am

Go Angels :dance:
Morning Mel and ALL cricket 'mites :yaya:
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