It was a Dilbert comic strip that passed on the comforting wisdom that some days youre the pigeon and a statue on others. But what creator Scott Adams possibly didnt know is that its now in the destiny of a few million Indian cricket fans to remain mute statues on which birds of goo leave lasting stains.
Time was when cricket freaks in this country used to wake up before the milkman came to watch our boys getting a pasting from the Aussies by the third or fourth day of the Test. It sure hurt, but somewhere something told us that we could sock it to them on home-turf. Come here, Kangaroos, and well show you, we told ourselves.