cricket
Latest News:

GROCKLES.COM welcomes you all to the world of Somerset Cricket.

Many thanks to the Mighty Alexander Davidson for the montage. Time to the New Year

Days or Hours or Minutes or Seconds

Old Pavilion Gimblett Hill General View Somerset Stand Stand Trescothick Stand
Ondaatje Pavilion Scoreboard Stand squad Colin Atkinson Pavilion Botham Stand
County Championship Info FPT20 Info CB40 Info Somerset Official Website Somerset Video Library Somerset Match Scorecard SCCC Ball by Ball
 
Report This Message
Are you sure you want to report this post?

Re: Matt Maynard leaving Somerset
Posted by: AGod
Date: 07/10/2017 13:08
I guess 'not unreasonably,' is open to interpretation.

S Davies was injured. I assume his opening partner was Jim Allenby. Peter Trego was in the team and has opened on various occasions before in white ball cricket - he could have opened. Wasn't Dean Elgar still in the team at that juncture? He, most certainly, would have had a better shot against the likes of Fidel Edwards, first up, than Ryan Davies would.


But, to be honest, any specialist batsman would have been a better call vs Edwards with the new ball than opening up with Ryan D.

Edited to add that I've found the scorecard:

[www.espncricinfo.com]

Adam Hose played in this match - he had opened in this competition the previous season - how can he not have been a more sensible choice than Ryan D?

You may optionally give an explanation for why this post was reported, which will be sent to the moderators along with the report. This can help the moderator to understand why you reported the post.
Name:
Email:

We record all IP addresses on the Sportnetwork message boards which may be required by the authorities in case of defamatory or abusive comment. We seek to monitor the Message Boards at regular intervals. We do not associate Sportnetwork with any of the comments and do not take responsibility for any statements or opinions expressed on the Message Boards. If you have any cause for concern over any material posted here please let us know as soon as possible by e-mailing abuse@sportnetwork.net
 

Who is online?

Total users online:  

Most users online:  

Users on this site:  

Where are they?