'a primary role of an opener is to see of the new ball' is a bit outdated imo. i mean, this ain't early 20th century england. besides which of course the opener is expected to see past the first 10 overs or whatever. everybatsman is expected to be able to see through the first 5-10 overs of his innings. but it seems only openers are allowed to turn their coat in once they get past that point. it's just as important for an opener to actually cash in big after getting past the toughest part of his innings nowadays, which of course was watson's big failing
Indians can't bowl - Where has the rumour come from as I myself and many indian friends arwe competent fast bowlers ?
With the English bid I said: Let us be brief. If you give back the Falkland Islands, which belong to us, you will get my vote. They then became sad and left