Golden Pairs

Cricket writers on their dream match-ups

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Test match

How would two modern masters fare against the fastest bowlers of the 70s?

Tony Becca

Against the turn

Great batsmen facing fine spinners: now that's what I call a contest

BC Pires

Please please me

Four players you could watch bat for duck or bowl 90 overs for no wickets

Rajan Bala

Fire v fire

Two of the greatest attacking batsmen ever, up against a man who loved to see blood on the pitch and a spinner who thought like a fast bowler