Pakistan and Indian players interact with N Srinivasan on Facebook after Chennai ODI

BCCI chief N Srinivasan © Getty Images

Please note: This is a humorous piece – pure fiction.

By Ashwin Kumar

Despite a valiant rearguard knock by captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, India lost the first ODI against Pakistan in Chennai. Nevertheless, Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) chief N Srinivasan used the opportunity to sound out a few players for Chennai Super Kings on Facebook.

A snapshot:

(Ashwin Kumar is an untrained musician, singer, writer/blogger, satirist, T Rajendar (pseudo)-fanatic, mimic, passionate about stopping female foeticide. The above article is reproduced with permission from http://www.theunrealtimes.com/, one of the top websites for satire, spoof, parody and humour in India.)