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Terms and phrases you won't find in the cricket lexicon

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Deepak Gopalakrishnan and Tony Sebastian have been the bane of society since they discovered puns. They blog here and here

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Comments: 5 
Posted by Sameer_Ponnada on (September 3, 2010, 11:02 GMT)

sad.. either ur jokes r incomprehensible or not jokes at all.. mostly out of context.. some more effort needed guys..

Posted by akshay4india on (August 29, 2010, 6:22 GMT)

@Naresh Kumar: well in multiplayer games, players say things like POWNAGE - which just means that they are dominating the other player. The cartoon says "Bowlage - the ownage(meaning domination) of the batsman by the bowler". I'm not that great at explaining, but hope that helps.

Posted by sundarb on (August 29, 2010, 4:35 GMT)

Is this cartoon intentionally meant to be not obvious? if it is, then success rate is 100% .

Posted by   on (August 29, 2010, 3:13 GMT)

@akshay4india...cud u explain dis?

Posted by akshay4india on (August 28, 2010, 22:27 GMT)

I'm not sure how many people will understand this, at least I understood it, good job.

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