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Sahil Rizwan

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Sahil Rizwan is a comic-strip writer who's always between unemployments. He blogs at The Vigil Idiot

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Posted by Dummy4 on (March 4, 2011, 18:48 GMT)

Good comments, funny comments all here. The best is AndyZaltzmannsHair. The second pane exemplifies what the AZH is saying.

Posted by Sharmin on (March 3, 2011, 21:30 GMT)

I see a lot many anti-Indian comments. Well, I do respect Dhoni a lot because of the way he admits the fault and tries to correct it. Though he says, nothing can be done much about the fielding, I am sure that you would see a lot much better fielding side on the upcoming matches. I am not sure who would win this world cup. But India could play well against SA which is one of the best bowling side in the world now and they could easily restrict them by defending one of the smallest totals. I guess Indians took the English very lightly than they should be, the same way English thought about Irish. But let see who would be on top....

Posted by Ranga on (March 3, 2011, 17:39 GMT)

@AndyZaltzmannsHair: well said dude....

I don't think the day is far away where all those Indians will have to bite their tongue, when they are kicked out of QF's and all the other Nations they harassed because they are not as great as MIGHTY INDIAN LINE UP, proceed to the semis...India got Issues...Cricket has 3 parts batting, bowling and fielding.....U pick an 11 to bat only...more often than not U'll end up on the losing side..That's what will happen to India...In the QF's for the last time in the competition they'll end up on the losing side....

Posted by khalid on (March 3, 2011, 16:46 GMT)

indians are in their own world! they are thinking that they would be the champions!!! they would be tested once the quarter-finals start.

Posted by KALPANA on (March 3, 2011, 8:30 GMT)


Posted by Ryo on (March 3, 2011, 7:51 GMT)

If your captain says that the fielding is so poor that nothing can be done about it, then you're in trouble. What's ironic is that the Indian papers made more of Pakistan's poor fielding (a game they still won pretty convincingly) than they did over their own Indian fielding standards.... Such is the way in India that when you do badly, try to turn attention to someone else.

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