Many suspect the cricketers are no better.
But recently the ICC listed favourite books of some of the cricketers we never suspected of being anything beyond a game-reader.
Well, Dravid probably reads Duckworth-Lewis method at leisure but others?
Doosra compiles a list of possible favourite books of some of our favourite players.
1. Harbhajan Singh: Geetanjali by Tagore. He bought the book under impression that it’s a biography of his actress-friend Geeta Basra.
2. Mohd Asif: Sea of Poppies by Amitav Ghosh.
3. Rahul Dravid: Catch 22 by Joseph Heller. He is looking for tips how to catch all 22 opponents batsmen in a Test.
4. Ramesh Powar: Who Moved My Cheese? by Spencer Johnson.
5. Kamran Akmal: Jaws by Peter Benchley.
6. Salman Butt: The Trial by Kafka
7. Lalit Modi: A Passage to India by E M Forster. Modi is searching for one.