Memo to Duncan Fletcher

The sooner Duncan Fletcher gets used to the ways of the Indian media the better.

updated: May 02, 2011 12:06 IST
  • Total Shares

Dear Mr Fletcher,

Welcome to Indian cricket. Over the last few days we've found out a lot about you, from folks you worked with in South Africa and England. There has been lavish praise for your abilities as tactician, thinker, man manager, and for your achievements with Western Province and England. All of this accompanied by a rider.

Not about the ODI record with England - for at least a year, few in India will care about the team's ODI record - but the business of media relations. How your general media duties with England became your only weakness, and how handling the Indian media would be a struggle, your "biggest challenge."

Show Full Article
  • Cricket
  • India
  • Duncan Andrew Gwynne Fletcher