polls archive

Which aspect of Virat Kohli’s captaincy during the ODI series against Sri Lanka impressed you the most?

  • His ability to lead from the front and by example (48%)
  • Hard to tell. Sri Lanka hardly turned up (25%)
  • His willingness to experiment (20%)
  • His handling of the fast bowling group (7%)

What are you most looking forward to reading in Sachin Tendulkar’s autobiography?

  • Nothing. I’m not going to read the book (42%)
  • A sneak peek into the mind and methods that went into making the greatest batsman of the modern age (32%)
  • Whether he’ll reveal any never-before-heard secrets from the cricket world (14%)
  • His take on the controversies during his playing career, and how much he’ll open up (12%)

West Indies’ decision to abandon the Indian tour was:

  • Hasty. They have put the future of West Indies cricket in jeopardy (35%)
  • Correct. It wouldn’t have been fair on the players to continue with massive wage cuts (26%)
  • Unfair, to the BCCI and to Indian cricket lovers (23%)
  • Unavoidable. The WICB has a history of payment issues (16%)

Kevin Pietersen’s claim that there was a culture of bullying in the England team is:

  • Spot on. The latest ECB document proves he’s been targeted for silly reasons. (42%)
  • Worth investigating, at the very least. It can’t all be fiction. (38%)
  • Laughable. He’s no Mr. Congeniality himself. (12%)
  • Only one side of the story. We now have to wait for Matt Prior’s tell-all book. (8%)

What can be done to increase the popularity of CLT20?

  • Include more IPL teams in the competition (39%)
  • Hold matches in non-traditional centres (28%)
  • Market the tournament aggressively (19%)
  • Encourage regular player-fan interactions (14%)