Koushik comes in while the spinners seem unplayable. Ploy to buy a wicket that would've succumbed to spin anyway perhaps?
"And do not curse those who call on other than GOD, lest they blaspheme and curse GOD, out of ignorance. We have adorned the works of every group in their eyes. Ultimately, they return to their Lord, then He informs them of everything they had done." (Qur'an 6:108)