Aside from the Argentina football team at the 1982 World Cup, and France 20 years later, you could not have watched such a miserable title defence. At least Argentina and Diego Maradona went down kicking and cursing. India’s cricketers left the World Twenty20 with nary a whimper, falling miserably short of South Africa’s meagre target. Even a consolation win, against one of the best sides in the competition, proved beyond them.
From today’s Guardian blog. You can read the rest here.