"There was something there for us, but it looked impossible," says oel. "I mean, it wasn't a case of not being in the same country - we weren't even in the same continent or hemisphere!
Mel fully supports Chris' decision to have a complete change of career from cricket to diamond trading. He has been studying at a gemology institute in Thailand and admits swapping sport for school was tough. "It had become very slow work-wise," he says, referring to his departure from the Indian Cricket League.