Make a note. This could barely be a bigger deal even if it had a tumour in its pituitary gland.
It’s India v Pakistan. It’s Shahid Afridi v MS Dhoni.
It’s Pakistan’s lethal bowling attack against India’s jaw-dropping batting line-up.
It’s India’s two-and-a-half frontline bowlers against Pakistan’s two-and-a-half competent batsmen.
It’s utterly different teams who are somehow inexplicably well-matched.
One things’s for certain: Sachin Tendulkar doesn’t need a fifth chance to make the opposition pay. Surely Kamran Akmal can grasp that concept even allowing for his quite staggeringly woeful grasping ability.