Cricket 20.2.2018 11:28 am

The long and short of the Proteas’ (wrong) tactics

An inexperienced bowling attack tried to bounce the Indian batsmen out at the Wanderers. It doesn’t seem to work…

South Africa’s pace bowlers expended a lot of energy and effort on a short-pitched attacking strategy against India in the first T20 international at the Wanderers over the weekend and, according to the tourists’ match-winning bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar, it was the wrong tactic, based on old stereotypes of Indian batsmen.

The long and short of the Proteas’ (wrong) tactics
The long and short of the Proteas’ (wrong) tactics

The long and short of the Proteas’ (wrong) tactics

An inexperienced bowling attack tried to bounce the Indian batsmen out at the Wanderers. It doesn’t seem to work…

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