Times of India – MUMBAI: South African pace great Dale Steyn on Thursday said that Virat Kohli-led India is “capable of anything” but still backed England to prevail in the upcoming Test series owing to the home team’s more “skilled” bowling attack.

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  • MUMBAI: South African pace great Dale Steyn on Thursday said that Virat Kohli-led India is “capable of anything” but still backed England to prevail in the upcoming Test series owing to the home team’s more “skilled” bowling attack.
  • (But) if I put my money, I will probably put it on England,” Steyn said.The five-match series starts with the first Test in Birmingham from August 1.
  • The England bowlers are a little bit more skilled and that’s where the difference will be, that will be the tipping point,” the 35-year-old told reporters at a promotional event for ‘GoPro’ here.
  • “Reiterating his point about the role of English bowlers, he said, “It’s going to be a high-scoring series but England’s bowlers are probably just a little bit better than the Indians and that will be the difference.
  • If the wickets are flat in England, India are going to have that source on whom they can rely on.


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