Will India put up a fight?

As India recover from the two huge defeats and injuries to the key players, Sharda Ugra talks about India's prospects in the upcoming third Test at Edgbaston with Ant Howard (00:00)

Producer: Jenni Rutherford

August 5, 2011

Posted by Dr.S.Ramaratnam on (August 7, 2011, 16:08 GMT)

As an Indian I wish that India fights back, but the history is against them. No team has ever equalised after losing the first two tests in a four match series. In a five match series, teams have equalised only on three occasions. England(twice), West Indies (twice) and Australia (once), have won the series after losing the first two tests. It will be a Heculean task for India not to lose any more tests in the series, leave alone winning any. More than injuries it is the low in confidence that is plaguing the Indians. Still if they have the will to fight they salvage some pride.

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