Selectors Goof-Up #Fail
Old war horse Kallis’s century and Amla’s double hundred #Pass
Non-performance of Indian bowlers #Fail
Lack of support to Zaheer #Fail
Fielding a 3rd string batting line-up against one of the best pacemen in the world #Fail
Lack of runs from an experienced opening duo #Fail
Sehwag-Badri batting in first innings #Pass
Steyn’s explosive pace, outswing, reverse swing, 145Kph, full-length, short-pitch #Pass
Collapse – 6 wickets for 12 runs #Fail
Tendulkar’s ton #Pass but failure to own his test and save the day for India #Fail
Seniors failing to set an example to young debutants #Fail
Dhoni’s uneasiness at the pitch #Fail
Curator of the pitch #Pass
Selectors running for cover by recalling Raina, Karthik #Fail. Who told you to drop them in the first place !
Journalists trying to run down this team with unnecessary criticism #Fail
Media hyping the Indian Team #Fail. Media is the first to pull them down and lose faith in them.
Missed Dravid-Laxman sorely #Yes
Lost my faith in the Men in Blue #No
Expectations from this Indian team to turn around in Eden #Hope
@Gaurav and Hitchwriter: Thank you:)
some day i need to learn to mix humour with cricket… ! loved your take !
Gaurav Kant Goel
Very funny and innovative way of writing!! Loved this post…
@Radiance: That's a lovely award! Thanks so much! Will pass it on!
Minal, thanks for spreading the sunshine through your unique writing style and varied topics that you touch uopn! I am nominating you for the Sunshine Award: http://is.gd/8507i Please accept and pass it on!
Loved the hashes. Specially the last three 🙂