Originally Posted by cbuts
why should average teams get through to the higher rounds, and receive a higher amount of money
Because the "average" teams played well enough to make it there. Boohoo that the superior New Zealand side didn't.
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."