Being a superhero’s flunky doesn’t quite suit the RCB captain.
As we close in on the playoffs, it's time for the captain to lead from the front, quite literally.
Deep down is a realisation that he must rage on - with or without the team.
In a tournament where you need to think on your feet, the treatment of star players defies all logic.
That way it could have been a win-win situation for everyone.
Even 20-somethings, like Rishabh Pant and Sanju Samson, know it’s the winning knock that’s remembered – the pace is way too rapid to make allowances for little else.
As always, the comparisons are rife, and the detractors are out — everything goes, from runs and records to words and expressions.