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 |
They bring that up three times a year, don't they?
Shock Australian selection Michael Beer thinks a Shane Warne comeback will be even more of a surprise
Dec 13, 2010 |
Is this vast? I dunno. I thought Headingley's bigger.
Tim Bresnan is unimpressed by the proportions of the Melbourne Cricket Ground
Dec 10, 2010 |
He's [Michael Clarke] on Twitter saying sorry for not walking? Mate if he did that in our side there'd be hell to pay. AB would chuck his Twitter box off the balcony or whatever it is. Sorry for not walking? Jesus Christ man
Mark Waugh is obviously not pleased with where the Australian team is headed
Dec 10, 2010 |
Sometimes it doesn't matter what I think
Ricky Ponting subtly hints the decision to drop Mitchell Johnson for Adelaide might not have been his
Dec 3, 2010 |
We're going terribly, we're going awfully, I can't believe they said that, and I'm not sure we're going to turn up on Friday
Tim Nielsen gives a tongue-in-cheek response to the negative coverage in the Australian media following the Brisbane Test
Nov 30, 2010 |
You should hold this, it isn't mine.
Ricky Ponting hands a replica urn to Andrew Strauss a day ahead of the Ashes
Nov 24, 2010 |
It should be the Empire XI. They got any Poms in their side?
Allan Border opens the old debate about England's team
Nov 16, 2010 |
We've got a little bit in common...I love golf
Shane Warne understates the traits he shares with Tiger Woods
Nov 13, 2010 |
I'd much rather fly Airwolf than be the Knightrider
Graeme Swann responds to Shane Warne saying he'd walk around like David Hasselhoff
Nov 6, 2010 |
He's going to walk around like David Hasselhoff, and love being the man with the ball, but if England are going to win they need him to take 25 wickets plus
Shane Warne puts the spotlight on Graeme Swann's role in the Ashes
Nov 5, 2010 |
I couldn't have more faith in the boys. The matches will be close but I'm tipping a 5-0 whitewash.
The phony Ashes war of words don't really get underway until Glenn McGrath predicts a clean sweep
Nov 3, 2010 |