What is the key to India doing well in the Tests against South Africa?
- Pujara and Kohli have to shine (41%)
- Pace bowlers must cover for batting lapses (23%)
- India have no chance (20%)
- Good opening partnerships (16%)
What will be India’s biggest challenge in South Africa?
- Young, inexperienced side in alien conditions (36%)
- The short ball (34%)
- Unimpressive bowling in death overs (28%)
- Hostile crowds (2%)
Should Gautam Gambhir have been included in Test squad for South Africa?
- Yes. He deserves a chance after good outings in domestic circuit (42%)
- Maybe, but he needs to do more to return to the Test set-up (24%)
- No. He’s been replaced by better openers (23%)
- Doesn’t matter, it’s only two Tests (11%)
What should Sachin Tendulkar do after retirement?
- Just take it easy (56%)
- Coach the Indian team (25%)
- Become an administrator (11%)
- Television commentary (8%)
Who was the real hero of the Kolkata Test?
- Mohammad Shami: 9 wickets on debut (43%)
- R Ashwin: 124 and 5 wickets (24%)
- Sachin Tendulkar: 199th Test, he’s the hero (20%)
- Rohit Sharma: 177, on debut (13%)