He is more defensive of boundaries than any of the captains that I looked at.
|Captain||Boundary runs||Run runs||Extra boundary runs (%)|
|v G Smith||142||119||19.3|
|v S Waugh||130||115||13|
|v A Flower||106||104||1.9|
|v M Crowe||117||125||-6.4|
|v MS Dhoni||125||142||-12|
|v Saleem Malik||117||137||-14.6|
I think if Sammy wants to achieve the success that his supporters demand, he needs to make some changes to how he sets a field. To do this is not going to be easy, as it involves actually changing how he thinks about the game.