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Can’t bat, can’t bowl and can’t field. Say hello to the Indian test team (Part 2).

Plus ça change, plus c’est la même chose – Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr So…nearly two weeks have crawled by since the first part of this post (read part 1 here.) Ravi Shastri is the new team director. Derbyshire has signed Cheteshwar Pujara. Virat Kohli’s horror run has merely traded formats and coloured clothing for flannels. India lead a series against England […]

Cricket India's tour of England Test Matches

England v. India: 4th test match, Old Trafford

Watching our beloved Indian team play on Saturday brought back a few memories. Remember Durban, 1996?100 all out in the first innings. 66 in the second. Oh, we were an inexperienced batting line-up in alien conditions. Did you see that ball from Donald to Sachin?  (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TyaqXf2_l9k). Totally ridiculous! And what about Barbados, 1997? 81 all out chasing […]