The win on Wednesday night was obviously a boost for the team and, aside from a drop in intensity during the latter stages, I was really pleased with our performance. However, we have to start afresh on Saturday and build ourselves up for an important game.
The key for me is that as a team we have to really believe in ourselves and each other. There is no point in only three or four players believing in themselves. All 11 players have to have that confidence and belief. In addition, you have to trust your team-mates to do their jobs.
Our fielding during the Test series was disappointing, but I was very satisfied by our effort during the first 16 overs in Nagpur. We maintained a good intensity throughout and kept up the pressure despite a good start from Gautam Gambhir.
The arrival of our limited-overs specialists freshened up the squad nicely. It was great to see the debutants, all-rounders Muthumudalige Pushpakumara and Chinthaka Jayasinghe, buzzing around in the field andRead More »from We should have been ruthless