O'Neil Sheet Anchor
Award for his tireless commitment and support to the Society.
Butt, who played the sheet anchor
role, fell soon after Vijaykumar departed, leaving the eighth wicket pair to complete the job.
Dan Keegan (56 from 125 balls) then played the sheet anchor
role as Plain chased, with number nine bat Chris Robinson the late hero as he smacked four fours and three sixes in a whirlwind 25-ball innings of 42 not out which squeezed out the improbable victory.
The Sheet Anchor
, in the tiny village of Baldwin's Gate, may not look much from the outside, but it has been ranked ninth best pub in the UK offering accommodation by The Times newspaper.
To a question he pointed out that Younis Khan and Misbah had played the sheet anchor
roles but now the younger generation of batsmen would have to prove themselves capable of replacing the two greats.
Twenty-first century beacons of democracy such as ours, where clashing political ideologues and disparate personalities from diverse backgrounds - think Cameron, Clegg and Miliband - are the sheet anchor
of healthy liberal democracies.
Its goal was the 'moral, religious and literary improvement' of students, it would be the 'main sheet anchor
of Religion in the United States.
Presiding over the concluding sessiona[euro]s Pakistan's Ambassador to the United Nations Masood Khan said peacekeeping is truly the sheet anchor
of the Security Council.
After struggling for a couple of seasons, India finally seem to have found longterm incumbents for the ODI opening slots, given Dhawan's comfort in playing off the front and back foot and Rohit's reinvention as the sheet anchor
Monday's win was a far more leisurely affair as Seager (58) dominated an opening stand of 74 with Keith Bell who continued in his sheet anchor
vein to put on 77 for the second with Scott Stenning (43) and 60 for the third with Kotak (38no) - Jason Young notching a quickfire 23 to lift their final tally to 266-5.
Cook adopted the sheet anchor
role, on the way to his first half-century of the series from 69 deliveries, and Bopara injected the spark England needed to stay on course in his run-a-ball 50 - his 10th in ODI cricket.
And when his international career was over, Sir Geoff transcended celebrity and settled down to run the Sheet Anchor
pub in Stoke-on-Trent.