Situation: 3 runs needed from 1 ball. 3 wickets in hand. You are a right arm fast bowler. Your opponent is a handed batsman. Your opponent scored a fifty in this over. You are playing in the world cup in a neutral venue. You gave already gave away 9 in this over. Your job is to prevent a boundary. Powerplays are off and fielders are at the boundary. What kind of bowl do you deliver that provide you with the maximum chance of winning?
a. bouncer b. pitch it near good length c. experiment with slower ball d. try an inswinger
The guy you hit? If he got a look at the plates, it won't even take that long. There's no play here. There's no angle, there's no champagne room. I'm not a miracle worker, I'm a janitor. The math on this is simple; the smaller the mess, the easier it is for me to clean up.