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OK, so he never got the hang of Merv Hughes, but as Youtube will attest, there were some memorable moments in Graeme Hick’s career:

The proto-Ramprakash.

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More cult figures, this time from A Land Down Under:

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The ICC today announced that it wants to get rid of sledging.

Hopefully, that means this sort of sledging, rather than this sort, which I find quite amusing.

In honour of the dark art of sledging, here are my three Favourite Ashes Sledges:

  1. “There’s no way you’re good enough to play for England”…”Maybe not, but at least I’m the best player in my family” – James Ormond replies to Mark Waugh, 2001
  2. “Mate, if you just turn the bat over you’ll find the instructions on the back” – Merv Hughes to Robin Smith, 1989
  3. “Hell, Gatt, move out of the way. I can’t see the stumps” – Dennis Lillee to Mike Gatting, 1994

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