September 14, 2010 : Six of the XI made their debuts after November 1989. A sign that this is one of Indian cricket's best periods ever. By Suresh Menon
September 6, 2010 : Picking two out of nine spinners means it's a choice between the romance of the past and the effectiveness of the present. By Suresh Menon
August 31, 2010 : Two from India's first Test, one from the era of spinners, a 90s stalwart, and a noughties hero make the quick bowlers shortlist. By Suresh Menon
August 23, 2010 : Indian wicketkeepers have always been encouraged to be many-skilled. Three of five in this list have scored centuries, and one holds the record for the most stumpings in an innings. By Suresh Menon
August 17, 2010 : In Indian cricket, the term allrounder has often been used with a disclaimer. But not for these players. By Suresh Menon
Modern masters or old stalwarts?
August 9, 2010 : Will the middle-order picks skew towards India's current crop, or will the Vishys and Hazares get a look in? By Suresh Menon
August 3, 2010 : Three one-time middle-order batsmen and one pure opener are in the running for India's first two spots. By Suresh Menon