Originally Posted by Tigers_eye
To some extent yes. however, it is too competitive for them to compete against the local boys (americans). Not many WI'ans have made an impact in NBA. Only Tim Duncan from Porto Rico has made it to the all stars status. I would hate to see a 7 footer Duncan coming down the bouncy pitch and bowling against Ash, Mushfiq.
TD is from US virgin islands...do they play cricket there?
and all those baseball players are not from cricket playing WI countries...they are all latinos.
Cricket cannot live with the mistaken belief that people want to see big hits. People like to see goals, but no one is talking of moving the goalposts a metre wider either side. (Harsha Bhogle)