Originally Posted by tooextracool
because ODI cricket is more about scoring runs than taking wickets.
and in ponting, martyn, gilchrist, bevan(till he was dropped),symonds, clarke, hussey they have a very formidable lineup.
One thing this rings of is 'selection is a thankless job.' If players perform well, its the talent of the players and not anyc redit of the selectors.
On the other hand if a player performs poorly, the blame is put on selectors immediately.