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Thread: A sad day for cricket

  1. #1
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    Oct 2006

    Unhappy A sad day for cricket

    Jamican police have confirmed that Pakistan coach Bob Woolmer was murdered in his hotel room, and investigations are ongoing as to who the culprits might be

  2. #2
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    Feb 2007
    A sad day indeed!

  3. #3
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    Nov 2004
    It's odd; when one imagines which sport would be most likely to be riddled with corruption, death and evil, cricket somehow never comes to mind.
    "Occam" is the name of the alien race that will enslave us all eventually. And they've got razors for hands. I don't know if that's true but it seems like the simplest answer."

    Stephen Colbert.

  4. #4
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    Jan 2004
    Is it really appropriate to continue with this tournament

  5. #5
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    Sep 2003
    That's a common question asked in cases like this.

    It is answered by rephrasing the question thus:
    Do you think he would prefer to be remembered by people NOT playing or by people playing?

    From what I read about him he would much rather be remembered by people playing, and as such it is entirely appropriate to continue.
    Reductionist and proud of it.

    Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn. Benjamin Franklin
    Chase after the truth like all hell and you'll free yourself, even though you never touch its coat tails. Clarence Darrow
    A person who won't read has no advantage over one who can't read. Mark Twain

  6. #6
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    Nov 2006
    and investigations are ongoing as to who the culprits might be
    Probably some baseball fanatics who think that cricket might overtake baseball in popularity in the future.

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