Originally Posted by tiger1000
Name a test team that has more grinders than flashy players apart from India
Pakistan- Azhar, Misbah, Yunus, Asad.
England: cook, hasib, baistow, ballance, ducket
SA- faf, Elgar, Duminy. Even AB change his game totally when he plays test. You wont see him attacking unless SA is in a really comfortable position.
You already talked about India. So apart from Australia all other top test largely depend on grinders in tests. Even australians change their game in tests. Look at the Maxwell century against India in this test. They batted out the 5th day to draw the test match which we couldnt.