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22 Sep 21 20:40
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Report elisjohn September 22, 2021 8:50 PM BST
'Batter' to replace 'batsman' in MCC's new Laws of Cricket
The change, which will also apply to the term 'batsmen', has been implemented to reinforce the sense that cricket is 'inclusive for all'
Report FatherMaguire September 23, 2021 8:35 AM BST
Ah well, I'm sure we can all get through this
Report VardonVoo. September 23, 2021 12:36 PM BST
'When the MCC
say you
say "batter"
(you batter, you batter, you bat...)'
Report peckerdunne September 23, 2021 3:16 PM BST
What's wrong with batswoman

Utter tripe
Report wondersobright September 23, 2021 3:21 PM BST
batshit crazy
Report Whisperingdeath September 23, 2021 4:14 PM BST
battershit crazy!
Report VardonVoo. September 24, 2021 2:54 PM BST
I guess since we can't use batsman/batswomen nor "actress" anymore, they won't mind if we refer to Kate Middleton as "Prince Kate" from now on. Long live King Elizabeth!
Report detraveller September 27, 2021 6:40 AM BST
I'll start saying batter when they remove Mary from their own name.
Report roache September 30, 2021 10:33 PM BST
Its about time they removed male and female signs from toilets by removing all urinals and just having a load of cubicles which can then be renamed toilets for all ,how dare they differentiate between men and women batsmen and batswomen Wink
Report barstool October 1, 2021 4:43 PM BST
Fielding position of Third Man needs serious attention.
Report roache October 2, 2021 10:06 PM BST
I guess 12th man is now confined to the history books Cry
Report jmdc October 3, 2021 12:22 PM BST
It took me ages to work out how Rachel Haynes could have had a baby, having just played in the 2nd ODI!
Report elisjohn October 4, 2021 10:11 AM BST
seems betfair going woke as well, just noticed today for the ipl match betting top batter not batsman
Report elisjohn October 4, 2021 10:12 AM BST
ps at least bet fred goes batsman
Report VardonVoo. October 8, 2021 7:14 PM BST
Next they'll be asking for equal pay!
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