Today’s semi-final is about as big as cricket gets. Pakistan against India is a match that brings in history, politics and huge nationalistic passions. Let’s hope the game lives up to its billing.
Working out in India commentating and writing about the tournament the question I am most asked about is my views on the Indian team – so here they are.
Fantastic! What did I say? India are better at playing spin than the Australians, and they also have the better spinners.
In his regular CricInfo ‘Bowl at Boycs’ feature, Geoff Boycott talks about how to play spin and why cricket shouldn’t be part of the Olympics…
What a great come back by India in Kolkata and it reinforced what I said a week ago that they needed the mature, experienced players to stand up and be counted under pressure.