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    Cricket, as explained to a foreigner

    The comments over in the "Toni" thread got me thinking of a summary I got from an English friend a while back.
    Here, you will find, all you need to know about the game:

    http://www.intermain.org.uk/john/what_is_cricket.php

    Enjoy

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    Spot on! It makes no sense, but neither does the game of cricket.
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    Great site. Explains the ins and outs of the sport very well.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mohammad Madha View Post
    Great site. Explains the ins and outs of the sport very well.
    Funny guy!

    But you do have a point. I doubt there are any sites that can explain American football in two short paragraphs like that.
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    Yes sir, that's funny. No I know as much about Cricket as I ever did!
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    Perfectly clear to me, maybe because I'm closer to UK.
    Best regards,
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    I missed the part about, "Who's On First?"

    I'm laughing while typing, "Enjoy,"

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