Are you trying so hard to win Test in India… Sunil Gavaskar fire on Rohit’s captaincy…


First Published Mar 10, 2023, 11:55 AM IST

Team India is a very strong team at home. In the last 10 years, the Indian team has lost only three Tests at home. Such a team India lost badly in the indoor test. Australia’s lead continues in the final Test in Ahmedabad…

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In the third Test, Team India won the toss and elected to bat and were bowled out for 109 runs. With this effect, a good batting pitch was prepared for the fourth Test. But the scene reversed as Australia won the toss and chose to bat…

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‘It is clearly a failure of captaincy if Team India is struggling so much to take the lead against the host team at home. In the last hour of the first day, Team India could not capitalize on the opportunities that came their way. After taking the new ball, the Indian bowlers conceded a lot of runs…

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After taking the new ball, the Australian batsmen hit boundaries very freely. Bowling with spinners after getting a new ball is foolish. The fast bowlers should be bowled with the new ball and given to the spinners after it gets a bit old…

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Does Rohit Sharma not know this too? He watched the Australian batters hitting boundaries while bowling the spinners. It was this carelessness and sloppiness… that led to the loss of the third Test. A plan B should be ready for everything…

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If you lose the toss and have to field first, you have to make a plan on how to take wickets. But if you look at Team India’s body language… it looks like they are mentally fixed to win the toss and bat and are not ready to field…’ said former cricketer of Team India Sunil Gavaskar…

“When we were in the 80s and 90s, there was a lot of talk about the new ball. If the opponent was struggling to score runs with the old ball, they would continue with it. Not those who like to get a new ball. When spinners don’t get support from the pitch, the correct thing to do is to continue with the old ball…

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Because wickets do not fall immediately if a new ball is taken. If the old ball is too damaged and unfit for bowling, a second new ball is taken. But Team India chose the attacking option and took the new ball.

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