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Phillip Hughes: Why banning the bouncer won't work

THERE was something awfully visceral about watching the footage of the luckless Phillip Hughes being felled by a bouncer at the Sydney Cricket Ground.

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killerjools - Sippy Downs

"Outside the martial sports, how many codes actively encourage the attacking of the head?" I think that's a silly question. A bouncer is not about attacking the head at all. The purpose is to force the batsman to lose his nerve, or play a...

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