February 24, 2013

Australian cricket

Small talk with Ian Chappell

Ian Chappell speaks to Rob Smyth about his new book, the ones he's loved reading, his favourite authors, the Ashes and much more. Read it all in the Guardian.

What would you put in Room 101? [Small Talk hastily explains the concept] Well, it would be the word awesome. That is overused. I hate that bloody word. That or legend. Everyone nowadays seems to be a bloody legend. Some kid'll came up and say, "Can I have your autograph, you're a legend." Mate have a look at this - see, two arms, two legs, I'm not a legend, I'm the same as everybody else.

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