Plonker of the Month

August: Vernon Philander

2009-01-08 12:16:41 PM
You could give it to the rookie Proteas all-rounder on the grounds of his daftly frenetic, open-mouthed gum-chewing alone, couldn't you? But it goes a little deeper than that, alas. His butter fingers earned him English crowd ridicule at times in the ODI series fiasco, and let's just say that the youngster isn't the leanest 23-year-old ever to don the green shirt, either.


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