Originally Posted by Days of Grace
Wasn't that just after the scandal involing Tuffey and video tape in Queenstown?
No, was a month or two before the news of it broke out in the media iirc, but it seems possible that it was on his mind anyway.
One can only imagine how bad this would've been under current rules. Adam Gilchrist, with a succession of free hits against Daryl Tuffey's medium pace and with Eden Park's toy boundaries...Australia could've picked up 40 odd from the first over.