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Why it's foolhardy to suggest not to go for a win

In a recently concluded test series between India and Australia, India performed beyond the expectations of the x cricketers of India. The new generation players of Indian cricket team, who are labeled to be the limited over slam bang stars actually shown that they have more than enough skills and also temperament to do well on pacy and bouncy wickets of Australia. This was one of the best batting performance by any teams touring Australia.

India lost the series 2-0, but they threatened Australia all the way. One of the most remarkable thing which one saw after a long time was the 'never say die attitude' of the team, especially when it was led by Virat Kohli.
In first test match at Adelaide, where it was like 'win the toss, win the match' scenario, India was unlucky to loss the toss. They conceded plenty of runs, which was expected on such a flat wicket. This means they had to bat last on a pitch that was turning miles. The teams of past would already have given hope…