I actually agree with those points. If Joe argued decisively for Gary, as it is alleged he did, he should probably have added 'and I'll bat 3'. Even 4 is probably too high for Gary however.England from: JE Root*, MM Ali, JM Anderson, JM Bairstow, GS Ballance, SCJ Broad, AN Cook, LA Dawson, KK Jennings, TS Roland-Jones, BA Stokes, MA Wood
South Africa from: D Elgar*, HM Amla, T Bavuma, TB de Bruyn, Q de Kock†, JP Duminy, F du Plessis, HG Kuhn, KA Maharaj, AK Markram, M Morkel, CH Morris, D Olivier, AL Phehlukwayo, VD Philander, K Rabada
My comment was that, notwithstanding all that, the nature of the comments, after one innings, was totally unreasonable.