If P Hughes is shaving tomorrow and gets a nick, M Guptill will appear from the medicine cabinet with a band-aid.
ABC radio commentator Kerry O'Keeffe, after Phillip Hughes is caught by Martin Guptill off Chris Martin for the fourth time in four innings
Dec 12, 2011 |
Disappointed to hear I'm probably the only New Zealand cricketer to score a hundred today.
Scott Styris tweets from the golf course, as New Zealand fold for 150 against Australia in Hobart
Dec 9, 2011 |
I'd love him to be in the team.
Ross Taylor barracks for Phillip Hughes' further inclusion in the Australian Test side. Hughes scored 10 and 7 in Australia's nine-wicket win over new Zealand at Gabba. Taylor managed 14 and 0
Dec 4, 2011 |
They (the Australians) are better at playing mind games than they are at playing the game."
Ishant Sharma's advice to fellow fast bowlers Umesh Yadav and Varun Aaron
Dec 4, 2011 |
If you could buy luck in a corner store, I'd throw my life savings at it
Queensland fast bowler Ben Cutting on Twitter after getting injured during a Sheffield Shield game against Victoria
Dec 2, 2011 |
I haven't seen him since what he said, but my number hasn't changed.
Brad Haddin suggests Ian Healy talk to him directly about his keeping, rather than talking to the media
Dec 1, 2011 |
There's an elephant in the room at the moment in Ricky Ponting that nobody is really addressing
Chris Cairns thinks Ponting must go after the Test series against New Zealand
Nov 30, 2011 |
I was dying to go to the bathroom for an hour and a half but I was too scared to move.
Michael Clarke was not too comfortable, watching the lower order push Australia towards victory in Johannesburg
Nov 21, 2011 |
The problem is they also bowl plenty that could be hit to the boundary by a proficient club batsman
Ian Chappell explains the problem with Mitchell Johnson and Peter Siddle
Nov 19, 2011 |
I can tell you now it was useless, just a waste of time.
Australia captain Michael Clarke feels his 151 was no consolation in the face of his team's remarkable slip at Newlands
Nov 11, 2011 |
I thought I'd missed a whole day of my life.
Former Australia captain Mark Taylor went to bed when South Africa were 49 for 1 at Newlands, and awoke soon after to find Australia 21 for 9
Nov 11, 2011 |
I've never had a day like this in my career and I hope I never will again.
Michael Clarke may have scored what was arguably his best Test century at Newlands, but that did not necessarily make it Australia's day
Nov 10, 2011 |
In Katich's last seven innings, he averaged only 29.00. I averaged over 85.00 from my last seven hits and he calls himself poorly treated?
Dean Jones doesn't think Simon Katich has been dealt too bad a deal
Nov 5, 2011 |
I go on holiday for longer than that series is going to last.
Dale Steyn is disappointed that South Africa's home series against Australia includes just two Tests
Oct 22, 2011 |
I was starting to stiffen up already.
Michael Hussey was glad his captain restricted him to a one-over spell in Pallekele
Sep 9, 2011 |
We are 100,000% behind Australia being the best cricket team in the world.
Tim Nielsen is very sure about where his loyalties lie
Aug 19, 2011 |
It's totally different to playing Australia. There's a genuine hatred between the English and the Australians.
Kevin Pietersen suggests playing India is not as intense as the Ashes
Jul 25, 2011 |
My back's about as stable as the Egyptian government.
Brett Geeves on why he was retiring at the age of 29
Jun 27, 2011 |
I would have liked to have another old bloke around the group with me, yeah
Ricky Ponting was surprised Simon Katich didn't get a Cricket Australia contract
Jun 16, 2011 |
He [Sachin Tendulkar] is an inspiration to all of us older guys, because he was written off a couple of years ago, ironically by one of our selectors, and the fact is he has proved him wrong.
After being denied a contract, Simon Katich reminds national selector Greg Chappell of his track record
Jun 11, 2011 |
If you pay peanuts you get monkeys.
Australia's Simon Katich touches upon the incongruity of $2 million-earning players being judged by part-time selectors on $40,000
Jun 10, 2011 |
I'll just keep doing it until someone wants me to stop.
National chairman of selectors Andrew Hilditch is categorical about his future with Cricket Australia
Jun 7, 2011 |
Perhaps my knighthood has been lost in the post. Sir Shane Warne - it has quite a ring to it, don't you think?
Shane Warne notes that all the other four Wisden cricketers of the century have been knighted
May 21, 2011 |
I think he found himself in the bar more
Jason Gillespie needn't have come to Dharamsala, where the Dalai Lama lives, to find himself, David Hussey reckons
May 21, 2011 |
Warnie, to me, was the tortured romantic, a Van Gogh-like figure almost, or the Guru Dutt of Kagaz ke Phool
Sanjay Dixit, the Rajasthan Cricket Association's honorary secretary who has had several disputes with Warne, likens him to famous troubled souls from the past
May 17, 2011 |
He's come of age I think, and I have just aged. I have never been hit on my head before.
Adam Gilchrist reacts after being hit on the helmet by a Lasith Malinga bumper
May 10, 2011 |
The way you hit the ball, you're wasting your time playing cricket.
Nine-time golf Major winner Gary Player believes that former Australia captain Ricky Ponting is plying his wares in the wrong profession
May 2, 2011 |
New Estee Lauder moisturisers for my skin have made a big difference
Rubbishing rumours of a face lift, Shane Warne reveals part of the reason he looks younger than a 41-year old
Apr 18, 2011 |
The reason I kept going after [reaching] 100 is because I was tired, and I didn't really want to run too much.
Shane Watson explains his onslaught against Bangladesh that included a record-breaking 15 sixes
Apr 12, 2011 |
I guess making runs in this last game and getting that good feeling back about my batting might be the kick-start for a bit of a Tendulkar-type rebirth if you like.
Ricky Ponting looks to revive his batting the way Sachin Tendulkar did after a poor run of form in the mid-2000s
Mar 28, 2011 |
Maybe we've just learned to keep our mouths closed a bit more.
Ricky Ponting says the current Australian side are not the sledgers of old
Mar 23, 2011 |
If his batting was as good as Don Bradman's, he couldn't score enough runs to make up for what he costs them with his keeping
Ian Chappell's pithy description of Kamran Akmal's glovework
Mar 8, 2011 |
I'm excited about what may be, I will prepare myself to carry bags well and make good drinks, that's about all I can do
Dirk Nannes is going to make the most of travelling to India as a standby player in Australia's squad
Mar 7, 2011 |
I am taking a lottery ticket out this weekend.
Shane Warne's feeling lucky after correctly predicting soon after the start of the India-England match that it would end in a tie
Feb 27, 2011 |
You'll have to play like absolute drongos not to get through to the quarter-finals.
No excuse for the main teams not qualifying for the knockouts given the World Cup's format, says Allan Border
Feb 18, 2011 |
If Australia hadn't won the World Cup, you'd have never heard of it, because it isn't true
Herschelle Gibbs claims Steve Waugh never uttered the words, "You just dropped the World Cup, mate"
Jan 21, 2011 |
I know who the favourite son is now. Dad actually said he was keen on me and I didn't even get one bid off him.
Australian batsman Shaun Marsh after his father Geoff, who coaches the IPL's Pune Warriors, bid only for younger brother Mitchell at the auction
Jan 14, 2011 |
He's the kind of guy that if he told me to jump off a bridge I probably would, I'd follow him anywhere.
Usman Khawaja is in awe of the man he will replace as Australia's No 3 at the SCG in the final Ashes Test
Dec 30, 2010 |
We've got Mother Hubbard's cupboard here at the moment. She's pretty bare
Ian Chappell's answer when asked where Australia's next spinner is coming from
Dec 29, 2010 |
The really annoying thing is that nobody has asked me whether I want to make a comeback.
If Shane Warne is good enough, surely Richie Benaud is as well
Dec 13, 2010 |