Originally Posted by TT Boy
Franklin to open, can not be any worse than Fulton, Papps et cetera and because he is only useful with the new ball (when it's swinging) it won't be much of a burden for him.
Its a sign of the times in NZ cricket that that actually sounds like a good idea. Hes slow, boring, plays about one cricket stroke per hour and bowls a bit. What else do you need to be an NZ opener.