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Why are India so bad?

The Chucks wonder whether India's rise to World No. 1 was just a myth created by the BCCI, and Sachin Tendulkar gets some advice from the fans (00:00)

Producers: Sam Collins and Jarrod Kimber

January 6, 2012

Posted by   on (January 8, 2012, 12:30 GMT)

India are so bad because they are good in that BS IPL. This Team India is IPL servant and completely unfit and useless to play International Cricket or Test Cricket. IPL has taken betting to highest level. IPL is not a Cricketing event it is a worst commerical event. Team India and BCCI is completely focussed on IPL. Because of IPL, Team India is losing skill, inspiration, motivation and fitness to play Test Cricket. These curators, coaches and BCCI officials are working for IPL growth rather than Cricket growth. Until IPL is thrashed, Team India is not going to perform well in other tournaments. IPL is completely meaningless and obsolete Tournament. Test, ODI & T20 Cricket is great to watch between Countries unlike IPL Teams which look like clubs. Test Cricket is ultimate to watch on sportive pitches. But IPL is making these pitches Lifeless.

Posted by   on (January 7, 2012, 7:52 GMT)

This video is hilarious! Good job guys!

Posted by   on (January 7, 2012, 5:44 GMT)

They are humiliating Indians...........

Posted by   on (January 7, 2012, 4:42 GMT)

Never thought people are so spiteful of sachin's 100th ton!!!!!!hype!!!!

Posted by   on (January 7, 2012, 3:59 GMT)

India will lose this series 4-0, and peoples should understand that luck won't favor's all the time(Dhoni). Indian batsmen are weak in playing short balls except senior players. they won't bounce back in future in all overseas... Australia always be the Mighty Australians..

Posted by johnpravinking on (January 7, 2012, 2:46 GMT)

Mate (to both), When you come back to India we will show u how to play pace and spin in spinning tracks.

Posted by   on (January 7, 2012, 0:54 GMT)

You guys are hilarious ! I loved watching you guys in the last 5 oh no I meant 4 days because Australia wiped it faster than everyone thought ! :)

Posted by Ajayvs on (January 6, 2012, 22:59 GMT)

Let's go down a bit down the memory lane. Before the last England tour, When India played last in England, they won the series. When they last played in South Africa they drew the series. When they last played in Australia, they drew the series. So definitely India being number 1 test team was not a Myth. We never had any illusions that they were world beaters but they were better than other teams in that period. By the way how many Australian, S.A and England teams have won in the sub continent. May be winning in sub continent is not required for test ranking, Right Mate? Like most of the other Indian fans, I'm extremely disappointed at the way they suck right now. Hope they put a better performance in the coming matches.

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