Afternoon D & C Dedicated To Mumbai
Home > Letters > 'King' Lewis is born

'King' Lewis is born

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Rank bad fielding and poor bowling cost India the Kingston T-20 game as Evin Lewis played like a 'King' to prove why West Indies are the T-20 world champions in this format. A brilliant knock of 125 not out from Lewis which had 12 gusty blows over the rope showed Indian bowlers in bad light as the Island Nation cruised to an incredible win to the delight of home fans where cricket is treated as an religion, similar to what we have back home.
West Indian players may have had payment issues with their cricket board but they did no damage to their reputation when playing for national pride. Indian players on the other hand played without interest as IPL seems to have changed their attitude & they perform only when big bucks are at stake. Our bowlers bowled donkey drops & fielders dropped sitters to the shock of fans back home & we truly need an performance based remuneration system to get our boys give off their best when playing for the national side. MS Dhoni is a class player but time is ripe for him to hang his boots as the reflexes behind the stumps have certainly slowed down & motivation missing in his batting when he has nothing more to prove now!

— S.N. Kabra, Goregaon

COMMENTS
No Comments Posted
POST YOUR COMMENTS
Name:  
 
Email:    
Comments:
 
 
Diary
A vegetable seller in Kandivali's Thakur Village
We noticed some posts on social media from ...
India’s cricket ex-skipper and team manager Ajit
I am a female of 24 yrs. I have been married for
Dr. Rajan B. Bhonsle, M.D. (Bom)
Consulting Sex Therapist & Counsellor
Dr. (Mrs.) Minnu R. Bhonsle, Ph.D.
Consulting Psychotherapist & Counsellor
Astrology
Select Sun sign:
 
Aries (Mar 21 - Apr 20)
Aries (Mar 21 - Apr 20)You experience a sense of freedom today. And in this mood you feel like doing all the things that you loved to do in your childhood. It is a nice time to take your family on an outing, says Ganesha. Given your mood, you may start planning for the future of your loved ones.
- Advertising -
Nothing could be more noble than saving lives wit
Eating healthy foods, exercising regularly, contr
High blood pressure can cause several health prob
Read More