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    Changes To Indian Team in Next Series Onwards

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    I'd drop

    Dravid, Laxman
    Ishant , Vinay (will never pick that trundler )
    Sehwag
    Dhoni (drop him as Test captain atleast )
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    Well I think you have to look at who's in front of the selectors eyes.

    i.e. What is likely to be the ODI line up that plays in the tri series?
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    Dropping Dravid after a couple of bad games is insane, he was their only good player in England. Would sooner drop Tendulkar than Dravid.
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    All very well saying you'd drop x y z but it's not worth much if you don't suggest who takes their spot.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Spark View Post
    All very well saying you'd drop x y z but it's not worth much if you don't suggest who takes their spot.
    Yeah I think that's the thing.

    I think Rohit will/should come in, and as always I think that will be at the expense of VVS.


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    You don't play another overseas tour for ages so there's no rush. I will say though that Dravid is looking like the first of the big 3 to go now
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    Kick out all the old guys bar tendulkar and Sehwag for home games. Make Praveen Kumar the captain. Make Kumble the coach. Bring back Harby (yeah he's not a great spinner anymore but at least he knows how to scrap) and forget this seam bowling direction for now. India's strength has always been spinners, and should still be spinners.

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    I'd drop Ishant/Yadav for Praveen (when he's fit) and VVS for Rohit, assuming he fails to make an impact in this series. Pujara comes in in the event that one of Kohli or Sharma fail.

    Wouldn't drop Sachin/Dravid. We've all misjudged them in the past and I think it's best left to them when they think they should leave the game.

    Oh and of course, drop Mithun from the squad and bring in Irfan.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Daemon View Post
    I'd drop Ishant/Yadav for Praveen (when he's fit) and VVS for Rohit, assuming he fails to make an impact in this series. Pujara comes in in the event that one of Kohli or Sharma fail.
    Nah, keep Yadav and Kohli imo. Both good finds who will probably come good in time.

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    Yadav should be playing in English domestic cricket for me. Kohli would benefit there too.

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    I've seen enough of Kohli to think he can definitely play at Test level tbh. Just needs to learn how to knuckle down and play a proper Test innings, his technique looks decent enough.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Himannv View Post
    Nah, keep Yadav and Kohli imo. Both good finds who will probably come good in time.
    Praveen should definitely be playing when he's fit though. Maybe not in Australia, but certainly everywhere else. If Yadav has to stay than Sharma has to go, really. Although I suppose it's a moot point as Zaheer isn't really fit all that often so they need three non-Zaheer seamers anyway.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Spikey View Post
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    You don't play another overseas tour for ages so there's no rush. I will say though that Dravid is looking like the first of the big 3 to go now
    Dravid was ****ing awesome in England though. It's hard.

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