Originally Posted by Jager
Better off at 9 though IMO, same with Davidson - allowed to free themselves and hit out with less responsibility
I think Davidson was a genuine #8, especially if you look at what he did with the bat in Shield cricket. Underachieved slightly at Test level if anything, probably due to a lack of real necessity to make significant runs. Lindwall more a #9 at fictional ATG competition level though, indeed.