Originally Posted by tooextracool
Think the point is that adequate = average = ordinary = Watson's career thus far. If a guy isnt making match winning contributions then it is a problem irrespective of whether he is averaging 50. Ultimately cricket is about winning games, not chipping in with minor contributions.
But when you remember that in addition to making a fifty nearly every innings at the top he's a genuine wicket-taking threat and fields at first slip, questioning his contribution becomes a bit lol.