The 'Shami bouquet'

ESPNcricinfo's Arya Yuyutsu absorbs the festive atmosphere outside Eden Gardens after India beat West Indies within three days

Producer: Arya Yuyutsu

November 9, 2013

Posted by Naresh28 on (November 11, 2013, 9:15 GMT)

Yes he has got a lot to prove, however he now has the confidence to go with and from here on Dhoni will pick him in the 11. The squad for SA will need Zak back for an experienced player to spearhead the pace department.

Posted by   on (November 10, 2013, 19:56 GMT)

There is no reason to be so pessimistic. He has pace and that's the truth; he can swing it both ways that's lethal. Even the best batsmen will have trouble with this combination, as long as the pitch is not flat and as unresponsive as the fabled " ice maiden". So I say to my pessimist friends: let's savour the moment and wish this young man even greater success.

Posted by AdelShaukath on (November 10, 2013, 8:51 GMT)

did i hear "camera-man Sid Monga??"

Posted by satishsasikumar on (November 10, 2013, 1:57 GMT)

@Gregory Bean..did you see Shami's bowling against Aussies in the recent ODI series..did you see how many times he ad knocked the stumps off in the limited opportunities he got...he has to developed and groomed further..nobody is saying he is might not to fail..but he has the potential to be a strike bowler for India.

Posted by   on (November 9, 2013, 19:54 GMT)

this blind faith and exaggerated euphoria is actually sad to watch

Posted by   on (November 9, 2013, 18:05 GMT)

Shamis performance wouldn't happen against a strong team...

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