The Leading Edge

The unbearable ugliness of the Indian cricket pitches

06 October 2019 - 00:00 By Telford Vice

"This time I'm not going to be a pushover," Dean Elgar told reporters in Visakhapatnam on Friday. Elgar? A pushover? In whose warped worldview?

No player anywhere in the game is as relentlessly competitive, as convinced of his cause, as filled with mongrel spirit, as the thumpy, stumpy, grumpy left-hander from Welkom...

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