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Malinga and Spidey teach Ponting the critical art of net practice (Rahul Jalan, India)

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Surely this isn't what Ricky Ponting had in mind when he asked for a tight, comfortable team kit that would get oppositions wound up... (Dr. Nick Meakin, UK)

Looks like Malinga's mom will have a long time cleaning him up with the Spidey webs around him in addition to his already webbed hair. (Sriram, India)

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