People’s Choice 2017

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Re: People’s Choice 2017

Postby GarlicJam » Mon Jan 01, 2018 5:30 am

1. DFM, AC. BN, but so few posts from that gender neutral poster of late.
2. I would have to say Bhavesh/Dr Cricket has set the pace for this one this year.
3. Either Ashes Brisbane, Ashes Perth or Ashes Adelaide.
4.
5.
6. Sussex and AC. Two contrasting characters - one shines like a beacon and one hides it under a bushel.
7. Our two India supporters, Adi and Bhavesh
8. Stats may lie, but not in this case - AC.
9. I will have to give this to Durham, purely for the large number of fantasy leagues he runs - and just how amazingly quick he gets the scores up. (it's almost as if he enjoys the interaction with technology)
10. Many. Sussex for his wide and varied knowledge as well as weird travels; Arthur for the unique way he has for looking at things; Durham for how so much of his character/life comes out on the forum; Budget as a character study. Others too.
11. I would really like to wander into a pub (it would have to be in England, and it would have to be in the North) and find a large group of regulars to this forum all together. It would be a late night....
To name up a few though: AC, Durham and Budget - I have often thought Budget and I are similar in a lot of ways.

12. To complete the fawning hero worship, Arthur. By a fair margin.

Thanks, one and all. Another good year.
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Re: People’s Choice 2017

Postby braveneutral » Sun Jan 07, 2018 7:45 pm

Happy new year all.

Given that I have received so few responses I am happy to give it a little longer to see if we get more through.

Shall we say the 14th?
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2016 Wimbledon guru
2016 RL50 Cup guru
Premier League Final Placings Prediction League 2016/7 guru
England v SA ODIs 2017 guru
Guru.

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Re: People’s Choice 2017

Postby Durhamfootman » Sun Jan 07, 2018 9:55 pm

how many replies have you had, BN?
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Re: People’s Choice 2017

Postby braveneutral » Thu Jan 18, 2018 6:57 pm

A total of 5 so I will do results now based on that...
Asia Cup 2012 guru
SA vs Oz 2011 combined guru
SA vs Bangladesh Tests guru
NZ vs WI Tests guru
2014 French Open guru
T20 Blast 2014 guru
India vs WI ODIs 2014 guru
2016 French Open guru
2016 Wimbledon guru
2016 RL50 Cup guru
Premier League Final Placings Prediction League 2016/7 guru
England v SA ODIs 2017 guru
Guru.

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20/04/17 - Better than Bolt.
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Re: People’s Choice 2017

Postby braveneutral » Thu Jan 18, 2018 7:11 pm

And the results are in...

Drum roll please etc. etc.

In no particular order asides from the one I initially prescribed:

1) Funniest poster.
DFM

2) Controversial Poster (in a friendly way).
Dr Cricket

3) Best Thread.
Greatest Ashes Performances

4) Best Poll.
Most Irritating Commentators/Ashes Series Predictions

5) Best Predict a Cricket Headline for 2017.
Aidan: Eoin Morgan's cat gets a century on England debut.
Rich1uk: Eoin Morgan's cat dropped by England after being unable to put up a sail in a high wind on a leadership event.
and
ECB mental wellbeing committee informs Chris Jordan that 'he hasn't been working on a few things with Andy Flower'.

6) Most Intelligent User.
Sussex although AC ran him close!

7) Best Cricket Knowledge.
Adi and Dr Cricket

8) Most Dedicated Poster.
Arthur Crabtree

9) Most Helpful Poster.
Durhamfootman

10) Most Interesting Poster.
Durhamfootman and Sussex

11) User I would most like to meet.
Captaincolly

12) Best User Overall.
Arthur Crabtree!

Congratulations to all of the winners and the losers. Well done! The rest of you try harder next time.
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SA vs Oz 2011 combined guru
SA vs Bangladesh Tests guru
NZ vs WI Tests guru
2014 French Open guru
T20 Blast 2014 guru
India vs WI ODIs 2014 guru
2016 French Open guru
2016 Wimbledon guru
2016 RL50 Cup guru
Premier League Final Placings Prediction League 2016/7 guru
England v SA ODIs 2017 guru
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17/04/17 - 'The day that history was made'

20/04/17 - Better than Bolt.
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Re: People’s Choice 2017

Postby Arthur Crabtree » Thu Jan 18, 2018 7:28 pm

Cheers BN. Hope all well with you.

Cheers/well done fellas.
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Re: People’s Choice 2017

Postby Durhamfootman » Thu Jan 18, 2018 7:34 pm

Arthur Crabtree wrote:Cheers BN. Hope all well with you.

Cheers/well done fellas.

May I echo all of that

thanks chaps
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Re: People’s Choice 2017

Postby sussexpob » Thu Jan 18, 2018 7:57 pm

Well done AC, the glue that sticks us renegades together. Thanks for running bn...

Now I should say something suitable....

Mr flibble....flibble flibble
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And a hat and bra to you too, my good sirs!
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Re: People’s Choice 2017

Postby Adi » Fri Jan 19, 2018 10:07 am

Well done Brave. Well done to the winners also.
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2012 New Zealand Vs South Africa ODI
2012 England Vs South Africa T20
2012 CMS Cricinfo World T20
2013 Caribbean T20
2013 Bangladesh Premier League T20
2013 WI Vs ZIM ODI's + Tests (Combo)
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2015 Bangladesh Premier League T20
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2016 India Vs West Indies Tests
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2016 West Indies Vs Pakistan Tests
2016 Australia Vs Pakistan Tests
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Re: People’s Choice 2017

Postby budgetmeansbudget » Fri Jan 19, 2018 10:04 pm

5 is pretty pathetic really.

I don't really monitor the number of posts on this forum, something that Aidan used to take an interest in, but I'm guessing the numbers are steadily declining.

Avatars not working, posters not posting, is this forum's days numbered? Just saying!
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Re: People’s Choice 2017

Postby andy » Sat Jan 20, 2018 5:18 pm

I hope it's not the writing on the wall....I agree that the avatars and smilies need to come back,...just looks dull without them....posts are defintiely declining, but that could be for any number of reasons...for example, i used to be up at 30 posts a day, but then i went travelling for ayear, and since ive been back (about a year or so), i haven;t had the time to keep posting, but i've taken on extra FL'S to keep them going...people stop posting for multiple reason, i wanted to vote on this, but sadly never got round to it :( hopefully it's just a lull and that things will pick up again soon
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Re: People’s Choice 2017

Postby Adi » Sun Jan 21, 2018 9:11 am

The forum features are not good imo. Cannot post pictures properly, the smilies are limited and not working. Even the limit for attachment to be uploaded is not proper. No compatibility with Tapatalk. The forum platforms nowadys have changed with a lot of excellent features.
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2010 World 20/20
2010 England Vs Australia ODI
2010 Pakistan Vs Australia Tests
2010 Ashes
2011 England Vs Australia ODI
2011 England Vs SriLanka ODI
2011 Friends Life Twenty20
2011 England Vs India ODI
2012 New Zealand Vs South Africa ODI
2012 England Vs South Africa T20
2012 CMS Cricinfo World T20
2013 Caribbean T20
2013 Bangladesh Premier League T20
2013 WI Vs ZIM ODI's + Tests (Combo)
2013 IPL
2013 Yorkshire Bank Pro40
2015 ICC World Cup
2015 Matador Cup
2015 India Vs South Africa Tests
2015 Bangladesh Premier League T20
2016 India Vs Australia ODI's and T20's (Combo)
2016 England Vs South Africa ODI
2016 India Vs West Indies Tests
2016 India Vs NewZealand Tests
2016 West Indies Vs Pakistan Tests
2016 Australia Vs Pakistan Tests
2016-2017 Big Bash (Men)
2017 SriLanka Vs Australia T20
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