No, it's not a match made in heaven. It's a strange match. But strange partnerships seem to be the way in cricket. Here are some others -
Shane Watson and Simon Katich
Graeme Swann and his cat (or so he claims)
Andrew Strauss and *that* urn
Shahid Afridi and *that* ball
MS Dhoni and every advertising exec in India.
And finally ...
Ricky and Rihanna Ponting - the woman has a law degree, what can she possibly see in him?