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China Protests Cricket !!
« on: 06/29/2012, 11:14 AM »
Well, it has finally happened.

China has protested against the use of the term " chinaman "  :  ::redcard::

to describe slow left-arm bowling of a certain ilk.


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Re: China Protests !!
« Reply #1 on: 06/29/2012, 11:15 AM »
"It's orientalism at its most insidious,"

said the president of the Chinese Cricket Association.  ::ball::     
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Re: China Protests !!
« Reply #2 on: 06/29/2012, 11:16 AM »
  "Just because a West Indian with Chinese blood was the first to bowl something

exotic and otherworldly doesn't mean you have to call it that.

Hell, we don't call the switch hit the 'Kolpak', do we ? "..... ::four::
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Re: China Protests !!
« Reply #3 on: 06/29/2012, 11:25 AM »
Next Up !!

Womens Liberation movement protests the use of :

Fine Leg !

Deep Gully  !

Long Leg ....
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Re: China Protests Cricket !!
« Reply #4 on: 06/29/2012, 12:25 PM »
"Puss " Achong .....Trini Chinese !   :cool:
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Re: China Protests Cricket !!
« Reply #5 on: 06/29/2012, 02:16 PM »
"Puss " Achong .....Trini Chinese !   :cool:

did the cat complained when he called himself puss?   :grin:
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Re: China Protests Cricket !!
« Reply #6 on: 06/29/2012, 02:22 PM »
Mapoui may know the chap real name ...

Methink dat was a false name   ::lol::
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Re: China Protests Cricket !!
« Reply #7 on: 06/29/2012, 02:24 PM »
http://www.espncricinfo.com/westindies/content/player/51098.html


Daaammmnnn......de chap name Ellis !   ::lol::
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Re: China Protests Cricket !!
« Reply #8 on: 06/29/2012, 02:45 PM »
Krishna is my charioteer. "Fear not what is not real, never was and never will be. What is real, always was and cannot be destroyed."

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Re: China Protests Cricket !!
« Reply #9 on: 06/29/2012, 02:48 PM »
 his best figures being seven for 73 for Trinidad against British Guiana in 1932-33.

hahahaha...........wot a puss !    ::lol::
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Re: China Protests Cricket !!
« Reply #10 on: 06/29/2012, 02:55 PM »
his best figures being seven for 73 for Trinidad against British Guiana in 1932-33.

hahahaha...........wot a puss !    ::lol::

I wonder if the commentators were sayng "What a Trini Puss!!!"  :grin:
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Re: China Protests Cricket !!
« Reply #11 on: 06/29/2012, 03:12 PM »
Yeah ....same time that Calypso came out :

~~ One BG plantain does full up de Pot ~

~ so satisfyingy especially when hot ~

Lawwwd know de suffering ~

since dem BAN BG plantain ~
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Re: China Protests Cricket !!
« Reply #12 on: 06/29/2012, 03:13 PM »
 ::rofl:: ::rofl::
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