Dravid and the mastery of the struggle (via ________________)


Brilliantly put.

Dravid and the mastery of the struggle…For me, an ideal Dravid innings needs a most challenging pitch. If it’s a batting beauty with the ball coming on to the bat, give me Sehwag or Laxman; if there’s a truly great array of bowlers set to be unleashed, give me Tendulkar. If it’s a minefield, give me Dravid…Read More

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2 responses to “Dravid and the mastery of the struggle (via ________________)

  1. Vishnu June 24, 2011 at 10:57 AM

    Yes a great tribute to Dravid. BUt there was no need to say “if its a batting beauty with the ball coming on to bat, give me Sehwag or Laxman”. These two have proved more than enough times that they’ve been able to rip apart bowling attacks on even bowler friendly pitches… remember Sehwag in Srilanka against Mendis or against New Zealand in 2003??? or Laxman in Australia and South Africa?? Pleasee… get your lines straight man.

  2. Cena June 25, 2011 at 6:43 PM

    I do not dispute that both, Sehwag & Laxman are great players, I believe the author was trying to highlight the fact that Dravid has had better success when asked to play in situations that might have befuddled other players [barring the recent dip].
    And that this is his strength.

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