Cricketers pick their favourites
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'The guy you want to go to war with'

My XI: Part eight: Martin Crowe on the gritty approach that turned Allan Border into a run-machine (04:39) | Jul 21, 2014

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'His ability against spin was second to none'

My XI: Part seven: Martin Crowe on Mohammad Azharuddin's quick feet and fast hands (04:05) | Jul 15, 2014

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'When I heard Gower was playing, I'd run to watch'

My XI: Part six: Martin Crowe on David Gower's simple footwork and the steely determination beneath his elegance (04:04) | Jul 9, 2014

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'A bit like a tap dancer'

My XI: Part five: Martin Crowe on Javed Miandad's footwork and busy approach (05:24) | Jul 2, 2014

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'Never seen a ball hit so hard'

My XI: Part four: Martin Crowe on Gordon Greenidge's extraordinary footwork and violent strokeplay (04:38) | Jun 23, 2014

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'He kept so still, yet was so fast on his feet'

My XI: Part three: Martin Crowe on the best opening batsman he saw, Sunil Gavaskar (05:36) | Jun 17, 2014

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'He walked out to own the stage'

My XI: Part two: Martin Crowe on Viv Richards' ability to ooze power, and the terrific footwork that made him move like a boxer (09:14) | Jun 10, 2014

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'Greg's balance was beautiful'

My XI: Part one: Martin Crowe demonstrates Greg Chappell's immaculate footwork and talks about what caught his eye (06:46) | Jun 4, 2014

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'He hated batsmen with a passion'

My XI: Part eleven: Allan Donald on the most intimidating bowlers he has seen. This time: South African meanie Brett Schultz (04:05) | Jul 23, 2013

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'The New Zealand Rolls Royce of fast bowling'

My XI: Part ten: Allan Donald on the most intimidating bowlers he has watched. This week: Richard Hadlee (05:20) | Jul 16, 2013

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'The best Australian bowler'

My XI: Part nine: Allan Donald on the most intimidating bowlers he has seen: this time, Glenn McGrath (06:12) | Jul 11, 2013

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'He was really good at figuring you out'

My XI: Part eight: Allan Donald on the most intimidating bowlers he has seen: this time, Courtney Walsh the workhorse (05:15) | Jul 2, 2013