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bourder

(ˈbɔːdə)
n
obsolete a person who jests or jokes
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The outstanding 37-year-old made his Test debut as a frail 19-year-old against England at on home soil 18 years ago at the Bourda Oval.
Eoin Morgan, the Ireland and Middlesex batsman, batting in the nets at the Bourda ground, Georgetown, yesterday Picture, B K BANGASH/ASSOCIATED PRESS
None of Sangakkara, Mahela Jayawardene or Upul Tharanga, however, has a strike rate in excess of 85 and Pollock is exactly the type of bowler to strangle their top order on something of an unknown quantity of a track but one that is tipped, after loads of rain, to be every bit as slow as the old Bourda.
Maiztegui" staff, in particular Pablo Baroni, Veronica Fasciani, Marcelo Bourda, and Stella Fuster for expert technical assistance.
CRICKET: Wavell Hinds celebrated his fifth Test century as West Indies enjoyed some respite from the ongoing sponsorship dispute on the opening day of their first Test against South Africa at the Bourda Oval in Guyana.
Their warm-up match with Guyana was completely washed out, they claimed a two wickets victory in the 30-overs-a-side opening match at the Bourda and the back-to-back matches in Trinidad this weekend were also abandoned without reaching their conclusions.
Sussex's James Kirtley, who was preferred for Sunday's opener at the Bourda,has more experience but has claimed only nine wickets in 11 appearances at this level.
But any doubts about Read's ability or temperament were eased by a stunning display to help clinch a two-wicket victory in last night's encounter at the Bourda when Read rescued the tourists from almost certain defeat.
Axed for the final Test because captain Michael Vaughan and coach Duncan Fletcher did not believe he could score runs consistently enough at Test level and replaced by Kent's Geraint Jones, Read responded in defiant fashion to inspire England's dramatic victory with four balls to spare at the Bourda.
But if Vaughan and Fletcher did have any doubts about Read's ability or temperament they were quickly eased by a stunning performance to help clinch a two wickets victory in last night's encounter at the Bourda when Read rescued the tourists from almost certain defeat.
England's new-look line-up is likely to have to wait to be unveiled, though, with rain persisting since they arrived here three days ago and leaving the Bourda Ground under water.