As a nation waits for Sachin Tendulkar to play his 200th Test at home, opponents West Indies are silently exploiting a Pakistani 'link' to play spoilsport. Former spin great Saqlain Mushtaq is 'coaching' Caribbean spinners to ensnare the Little Master as the milestone approaches.
Saqlain, famous for bowling the 'doosra' (the off-spinning delivery that turns away from the batsman), was known for troubling Tendulkar and the Caribbeans now want their bowlers to outfox the legendary Indian batsman. (Also read: Blog - Shenanigans aside, Sachin Tendulkar's 200th is a mouth-watering prospect)
According to a report in a national daily, Saqlain is part of a high performance camp in Barbados where he is sharing tips on how to breach the defenses of Tendulkar in the upcoming series in India in November.