Misplaced Daredevilry? Buying Big is Usually Not Same as Buying Smart

Delhi Daredevils seem to have become permanent residents in the bottom-half of the Indian Premier League points table. Despite a completely new side this season, the fortunes have hardly changed for the team.

updated: June 08, 2014 19:48 IST
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Buying big is usually not the same as buying smart. In the competitive world of Indian Premier League, the 'not-so-subtle' difference can make or break fortunes. And Delhi Daredevils' fortunes seem to be taking a dip once again this year.

Having splurged Rs 9 crores on England discardKevin Pietersen, the team may have had the right intentions of having a solid leader to devise a winning strategy. The strategy though has failed once again. After finishing last in the previous edition of the Indian Premier League, the team is once again in the bottom-half of the points table this year - a position that seems to be synonymous with the side.

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