Recap the action with Harsha Bhogle

A tie it had to be

A match that had many shades, lots of dignity, lots of valour, some good men making good runs, and just about everything you want a cricket match to be (00:00)

February 27, 2011

Posted by   on (March 1, 2011, 20:19 GMT)

Well C. Hyman i bet you enjoyed this game... the genius!!! Oh and a greta innings by Strauss.

Posted by   on (March 1, 2011, 17:44 GMT)

Harsha correct me if I dont make any sense.. if the technology is not good enough to make a decision then the referral request should not be counted! Today they say its 2.5 mtrs away from stumps n tomorrow they say the tv in the umpire room is broken (both according to me is a technology failure)! Why shd that be counted as a wrong referral?

Posted by cubersamy on (March 1, 2011, 0:37 GMT)

Why is there not a single report regarding the 2 instances Dhoni or the bowler should have appealed. I think one of the nicks was from Strauss when he jumped down the pitch to Zaheer.

Posted by   on (February 28, 2011, 22:31 GMT)

This was a thrilling cricket match, i label it as a final in the first round and hope the actual final can have as much or even more excitement. However, England having scored the same amont of runs as did India but with the lost of 8 wickets, i see no reason why mans intel cannot affort him an opp to make a fair decision as to award Eng the win. Or, why not the super over or the oops to allow for a clear cut winner.

Posted by rj323 on (February 28, 2011, 22:23 GMT)

this was a nice summary of the awesome match..

Posted by   on (February 28, 2011, 21:49 GMT)

Excellent spectacle for the Game of Cricket..Great leveller this game is...It was the best result...both the teams deserved to win comfortably...and this was the best result at the end

Posted by   on (February 28, 2011, 20:25 GMT)

Harsha - can you be not politically correct once and just say what the truth is?

Stop this 'goodie-two-shoes' style of yours and say it aloud - India did not deserve to win the game with the baggage they carried (Nehra). Really, if you cannot defect 338, then you should not be in top 4. Even SL manages to line-up good talent on field, then why can't BCCI?

Be honest and have some guts to say it!

Posted by   on (February 28, 2011, 20:17 GMT)

Clinical Strauss have to find some finishers in his squad!

Posted by   on (February 28, 2011, 11:39 GMT)

A match that had many shades, lots of dignity, lots of valour, some good men making good runs, and just about everything you want a cricket match to be (04:51)

Posted by   on (February 28, 2011, 5:07 GMT)

I don't agree. England scored some real good brownie points out of this match. India need to buckle up if they intend to reach the semi finals.

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