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 |
I'm not interested in what he has to say. Who is he? He's a nobody.
Kevin Pietersen rubbishes former Australia coach John Buchanan's views that the England batsman could be a major problem for the team
Oct 28, 2010 |
I remember him saying to Modi, 'I'm worth X amount of dollars'. Modi laughed at him.
Matthew Hayden, in his autobiography, writes of a conversation between Michael Clarke and Lalit Modi about playing in the IPL and how the then chairman was dismissive of excessive demands
Oct 24, 2010 |
Test cricket is bloody hard work, especially when you've got Sachin batting with what looks like a three-metre-wide bat
Michael Hussey is another Australian sick of seeing Sachin Tendulkar rack up the runs
Oct 20, 2010 |
I think I've got more chance of winning the Melbourne Cup in a couple of weeks.
Brad Hodge isn't expecting an international return despite his terrific form in the domestic one-day tournament
Oct 17, 2010 |
I am sick of seeing Sachin scoring so many runs
Michael Clarke is glad Sachin Tendulkar has been rested from the ODI series after he scored 403 in the two Tests
Oct 17, 2010 |
He got on top of my backpack and started chipping away at my head. It was a savage attack, so lucky to survive
On his way to Victoria's Sheffield Shield match at the WACA, Andrew McDonald made the mistake of getting between a drake and his ducklings
Oct 12, 2010 |
It's very frustrating, especially after you have batted the way I did, making it look hard for five hours, and then he comes out and smacks it everywhere.
Tim Paine is won over by Virender Sehwag's clutter-free hitting on the same track where he had to fight hard for close to a day for his 92
Oct 2, 2010 |
I think more people get enjoyment out of watching me bowl than bat
Simon Katich believes his left-arm chinaman is more attractive than his gritty, but effective, ways at the crease
Sep 25, 2010 |
I wish him all the best. (But) I'm still hoping South Australia can win the whole thing
David Hussey wants an Australian team to win the Champions League despite his brother Michael playing for Chennai
Sep 24, 2010 |
You're never going to see as much hugging as what you did with Matt Hayden and Justin Langer, so we won't be raising too many eyebrows in that regard
Shane Watson assures he and Simon Katich are unlikely to match the man love of their cuddle-happy predecessors
Aug 24, 2010 |
Bryce, Bryce, your bowling's quite nice, they're gonna need some batting advice
Bryce McGain recounts the family-friendly chant the Essex fans came up with during his spell with the county
Aug 16, 2010 |
He'll bring something to the table. Cluedo, perhaps.
Shane Warne believes the presence of John Buchanan in the England camp this Ashes series will help Australia
Aug 8, 2010 |
I don't know why I am here for the [MCC] Spirit of Cricket lecture
Jeff Thomson is candid while recounting his wild years as a fast bowler, including a face-off with Colin Cowdrey (in whose name the lecture is held) during the 1974 Ashes
Jul 19, 2010 |
I don't think Hilf is smart enough to recognise that sort of stat. I might let him know later on, so he can get into him if he wants. Hilf is certainly not one for stats.
Tim Paine reckons his best mate in the team, Ben Hilfenhaus, might not realise he has a Test fifty at Lord's but Ricky Ponting doesn't
Jul 15, 2010 |
How many wickets has he got? 792. He's confident then, one more Test.
Michael Clarke reckons Muttiah Muralitharan's last Test is enough time for him to reach 800 Test wickets
Jul 7, 2010 |
It would be nice to think that we are the golden generation rather than the footballers
Graeme Swann isn't shy about voicing his opinion after England beat Australia to win the NatWest series while the footballers lost to Germany in the World Cup
Jun 29, 2010 |
It was a huge surprise when they announced on the tannoy I'd got the record. There were a few Aussies even more surprised than me! It put a smile on my face
Paul Collingwood did not see the record for most ODI runs by an England batsman coming his way
Jun 26, 2010 |
If that's what you think take a look at the head-to-heads and see who has got bragging rights. ODI, Tests and Twenty20. Tell me who has got the bragging rights?
Ricky Ponting bristles when asked if England held the bragging rights following their win against Australia in the second ODI
Jun 25, 2010 |
The golden goose ain't got too many eggs now.
Dean Jones believes the ODI format is on its last legs
Jun 16, 2010 |
McGrath and Gillespie were like ebony and ivory
Matthew Hayden on Australia's lethal fast-bowling pair in its prime
Jun 13, 2010 |
There aren't any bunnies. I haven't found my Daryll Cullinan yet.
Shane Warne is reminded of his old South African friend, as he searches for easy money on the poker table
May 25, 2010 |
Didn't we teach you to keep the ball on the ground in the academy, Michael?
Ian Chappell is overheard by Harsha Bhogle while he jokes with Michael Hussey about his match-winning innings in the World Twenty20 semi-final.
May 16, 2010 |
This gentleman here is an absolute freak
Michael Clarke pays an apt tribute to Michael Hussey, whose 24-ball 60 won Australia a semi-final long lost
May 14, 2010 |
I learnt a lot about captaincy by being told that I was an idiot.
Ian Chappell, the former Australian captain, on what made him a successful leader
May 9, 2010 |
I liken my career to music and don't want to finish on a minor, I want to finish on a major chord.
Brett Lee remains upbeat after yet another injury
May 6, 2010 |
I was wearing a Mumbai tee at the Chargers v Mumbai game. Symonds texted me that I was in the wrong shade of blue! That is Symonds for you.
Television presenter Mandira Bedi is impressed by the Deccan Chargers allrounder's sense of humour.
Apr 11, 2010 |
I want to clarify that this nightmare thing was a joke. Sachin is the best batsman of my time... but I am not scared of him, or anybody for that matter.
Twelve years after getting caned by Sachin Tendulkar in Sharjah, Shane Warne insists he never experienced sweaty nights, as the rest of the world liked to believe
Mar 30, 2010 |
[Lalit Modi] obviously wants IPL to be the best and the most special thing in cricket. But to get that you have to look after your cattle, you can't just keep driving and whipping them.
Andrew Symonds thinks the IPL commissioner needs help in figuring out how to keep players fresh
Mar 26, 2010 |
Really it was just me and him coming together and there was contact. I'm not that silly. I'm not going to head-butt someone with a helmet on
Mitchell Johnson on his run-in with Scott Styris
Mar 13, 2010 |