Originally Posted by BoyBrumby
TBF one has to factor England's arseness against spin into the equation.
There is turn, but it's not a minefield. Pretty flat still IMHO.
The odd ball has done more than others but it is still a decent track to bat on. Would any Indian be bothered by this pitch? Big fat emphatic NO.
Gooch and Flower need to be taken to task as it isn't though they haven't had long enough to sort the batting line up out in conditions like this.