Apologies for the delay in publishing this latest installment in our marathon series. Still, here it is at last. So far we have has featured teams skippered by: Armstrong, Benaud, Constantine, Dexter, Edrich, Fry, Gower, Hutton, Imran and Jardine. Now it is Kapil Dev's turn.
1. Gary Kirsten (SA)
Country representation in the series: England 41, Australia 23, West Indies 15, India 12, Pakistan 11, South Africa 10, New Zealand 5, Sri Lanka 2, Zimbabwe 1, USA 1.
Lower those eyebrows. Un-drop your jaw. Cease your incredulous blinking. There is indeed an American selected to appear for Kapils's All-Star K XI. And he is there on merit. Bear with me here.