India have picked the wrong side - keep it simple at the crease or else England will run away with this series
The India batsmen somehow have to be more positive mentally otherwise this series is going to be very one-sided and a bit of a flop.
Indiaâs top seven batsmen have great ability but so far they have been sitting ducks for James Anderson. They are waiting for the unplayable ball to arrive which has made them timid and nervous at the crease.
Sometimes you can over-complicate batting. We have seen it from England teams playing overseas in the past. But India have to simplify batting. The more they worry about English conditions the worse they will become.
They have to go back to basics, and rely on three or four scoring shots. They have to understand that to play through the off side when the...Source: Google News India | Netizen 24 India