There are three vital elements needed to produce a system that creates the dynamic required for a successful cricket team. This force causes it to change or progress for its betterment. These elements consist of the captain of the team, the chairman of selectors and the coach.
How these three interact with one another and by extension the team will determine the success or failure of that team. Their importance is not necessarily in the order placed above.
The present Trinidad & Tobago national cricket team participating in the four-day Professional Cricket League (PCL) in the Cricket West Indies 2017/18 tournament is being affected by the lack of symmetry of these fundamental components.