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'Harbhajan extremely fortunate to be back'

Sanjay Manjrekar analyses the India squad announced for the first two Tests against England (10:09)

Interviewer: Abhishek Purohit

November 5, 2012

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What were the options? It's the dearth of options rather than the choice which is an issue. The correction has to happen at the grass root level - supportive pitches to encourage players to pick-up career as a bowler!

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