Originally Posted by Richard
By New Zealand standards, and looking at recent form, he's not all that far short.
I know that post was not entirely or at all serious, but some would concur. And that's insulting to Martin Crowe, Chris Cairns and Sir Richard Hadlee, to name three of New Zealand's finest. Recent pickings should not belittle the fact
that New Zealand has produced some brilliant cricketers.
Sreesanth said, "Next ball he was beaten and I said, 'is this the King Charles Lara? Who is this impostor, moving around nervously? I should have kept my mouth shut for the next ball - mind you, it was a length ball - Lara just pulled it over the church beyond the boundary! He is a true legend."