India's humiliating seven-wicket defeat to England at the Eden Gardens not only saw the hosts trail 1-2 in the four-Test series, but also resulted in the axe being wielded by the selectors in the squad named for the fourth Test at Nagpur starting on December 13.
The wheels have come off horribly for the MS Dhoni-led team after their nine-wicket at Ahmedabad as Alastair Cook's England put on a classic exhibition of the manner in which Test cricket should be played at Mumbai and Kolkata. Cook has led by example and the rest of the team have done the job expected of them with either bat or ball. The same, unfortunately, can't be said of India, as Dhoni continues his struggle to inspire in the longest format and only a few players in the playing XI pulling their weight.
Heads had to roll after the defeat at Kolkata where India was outplayed in every department and the trio of Zaheer Khan, Yuvraj Singh and Harbhajan Singh have rightly been dropped for the fourth and final Test match at Read More »from Rahane deserves a break