So, which Rohit Sharma would you like, the more talented-but-less-responsible one or the less-talented-but-more-responsible one? This question of talent, I say. It can be so confusing.
fear Ganguly will try to captain the Indian team if he is given the job to coach it. And that is a recipe for disaster.
Most Indians who know their cricket know Shastri was and is many things India’s Test players need to be.
Dravid has shown us, in the evening of his career, a side of his personality we were not privileged enough to be exposed to during his prime and as captain of Team India.
In the past, Sachin lent strength, solidity, and a life-force to the Indian team. Sadly, his continued presence in the eleven has turned the Test side into an effete bunch of coasters.
Based on past performance, introspection, and outrospection, it’s safe to say that Indian players in general are not cut out to excel at Test cricket.
Dhoni’s seeming willingness to settle for a good home record and a mediocre one overseas has not gone down well with a fan-base that has grown used to seeing a team that is capable of holding its own on overseas tours. Time for Kohli to step in?
Is the BCCI over-paying the Indian cricket team selectors a tad much given some of their recent decisions and lack of accountability?
When it comes to the shortest version of the game, rankings and reputations don’t mean much. Therefore, don’t blindly bet your house on Dhoni’s men, or Sehwag, to deliver.
When it comes to cricket, and politics, Indians are provincial and fail to see the big picture. A team coach cannot be like that.
Hanging Kasab is a futile exercise. In fact, death penalty is something a sensible, mature judicial system should do away with.