Yes, it should have been, you’d say. There was hardly a choice, you’d say. He was given a long leash, a longer leash than almost anyone else would have been given, you’d say….
But who cares? Cricket is not merely cold, hard logic … and that scheming, conniving bastard: statistics.
And either Sehwag’s return will be celebrated, or his departure rued… oh his departure! May us not talk of an impending departure today, and celebrate.
What a player! What a player!