Food for thought, yes.
If anyone CBA it'd be interesting to see how often the nightwatchman succeeds or fails in his designated task, which I understand as seeing things through to stumps without further loss & what the median survival time (in terms of overs/balls) is for them.
- As featured in The Independent.
"This is not the time for namby-pamby promising youngsters who might just do something; not the time for building for the future. Pragmatism rules and they don't come more pragmatic than Rogers."
- Victor Marks makes the case for stiff-legged and stiff-armed 35 year old left-handers in Ashes squads