I was wondering who the hell's calling me at 8am on a day off.
New Zealand spinner Bruce Martin on his reaction when the national selectors called him up ahead of the South Africa tour
Dec 30, 2012 |
At the moment, we are not even using one, where will we bowl two?
MS Dhoni feels the new two-bouncer-an-over rule in ODIs is a cruel joke on India, almost all of whose quicks are either injured or out of form
Dec 29, 2012 |
Even Fernando Torres has to sit out for Chelsea.
R Ashwin is philosophical about being left out of the first Twenty20 against Pakistan
Dec 26, 2012 |
My Mum has got a pretty big mouth when it comes to that sort of stuff so I'm not sure who she would have told
Jackson Bird found out about his impending Test debut on Sunday but didn't tell his parents until after the official announcement on Monday
Dec 24, 2012 |
Some days you're the windscreen, some you're the bug
Michael Hussey gets philosophical about the dropped catch that brought up his Test hundred against Sri Lanka in Hobart
Dec 16, 2012 |
The viewers have got no interest in what I've got to say because they switched off four or five hours ago.
Kevin Pietersen reacts to the slow and low Nagpur pitch, which yielded 199 for 5 in 97 overs on the first day
Dec 13, 2012 |
We didn't have anti-perspirants back then.
Sunil Gavaskar explains why there were no team huddles in his playing days
Dec 7, 2012 |
He is a superhero for Indian cricket. I don't want to start picking on his fielding.
Trevor Penney, India's fielding coach, defends Zaheer Khan's fielding
Dec 6, 2012 |
Sachin is a great player but I didn't have much difficulty against him.
It's all relative for Muttiah Muralitharan, who says Brian Lara was the batsman who troubled him most
Dec 6, 2012 |
I got hit by a monster, how do you think I am?
The frequently injured Mashrafe Mortaza after being hit on the ankle by a ferocious Chris Gayle shot
Dec 3, 2012 |
We haven't ruined his last Test match yet, hopefully we do.
AB de Villiers on South Africa's target of winning Ricky Ponting's last Test
Dec 2, 2012 |
Only those who've played at least 150 Tests should be analysing Sachin's game
Bishan Bedi, who played 67 Tests, disqualifies himself from the Tendulkar debate
Nov 30, 2012 |
This is my new team here.
After 17 years of playing for Australia, Ricky Ponting gestures towards his family as he announces his international retirement
Nov 29, 2012 |
Umpires get handsome payments, they are supposed to take some decisions.
MS Dhoni defends his decision not to recall Jonny Bairstow after he was given out due to an umpiring error
Nov 27, 2012 |
KP, genius. Where's that Twitter account?
David Lloyd gets mischievous as Kevin Pietersen celebrates England's victory in Mumbai
Nov 26, 2012 |
At one stage I was hoping to bring out a squash ball because that's how well he was seeing it.
Morne Morkel on bowling to Michael Clarke, who scored his fourth double-century of the year
Nov 23, 2012 |
I am feeling more pressure facing you, than facing Fidel Edwards.
Bangladesh debutant Abul Hasan indicates he is much more comfortable facing fast bowlers than journalists
Nov 21, 2012 |
I hit more sixes than Bradman
When Geoff Boycott says that about you, you must have really kept it along the ground. Bradman hit six sixes in 52 Tests; Boycott took 108 to hit eight
Nov 19, 2012 |
We have to work hard to take 20 English wickets. They are not Bangladesh.
Virender Sehwag did not think the Ahmedabad Test was over just yet, following India's solid showing with the bat on day one
Nov 15, 2012 |
I think Glenn's wasted his 25c there ... how much does a tweet cost, Brett?'
Mark Taylor is not a Twitter person, as his query to Brett Lee on Glenn McGrath's tweet, while on TV commentary, reveals
Nov 12, 2012 |
You still want to kill each other on the field, and have a beer and a chat about hair off the field.
Jacques Kallis says mingling at Twenty20 franchise tournaments has not changed the equation between South African and Australian cricketers
Nov 7, 2012 |
I've developed a new shot this week - a leave outside off stump
Lou Vincent makes the transition from Twenty20s to first-class cricket
Nov 5, 2012 |
We felt like we beat Wellington, we just didn't beat Jesse.
Central Districts' Jamie How, after Jesse Ryder's 117 not out and 174 took Wellington to a five-wicket win in his first match back
Nov 3, 2012 |
Muesli; the aggression builds up gradually.
Sachin Tendulkar reveals what he ate for breakfast before his brief but brutal attack against Glenn McGrath in the Champions Trophy 2000
Nov 2, 2012 |
A lot more people in India will at least get to know that Ranji Trophy has started.
Former India batsman WV Raman sums up the impact of the presence of Test stars in the Ranji season opener
Nov 1, 2012 |
Where else in the world do you get the opportunity to basically kill someone with two bouncers an over? Or try, legally.
Dale Steyn says cricket brings out the aggressor in him
Nov 1, 2012 |
Hopefully I've done the country a favour and bowled Punter into a bit of form. I was thinking about that when I was getting driven for four.
James Pattinson after Ricky Ponting made 162 not out and 60 not out against Victoria in the Sheffield Shield
Oct 30, 2012 |
If he drops me I'll never speak to him again.
Graeme Swann threatens Alastair Cook, his new Test captain, in jest
Oct 28, 2012 |
This is the first time I've won Man of the Match without taking a wicket.
The allrounder in Sydney Sixers left-arm spinner Steve O'Keefe was on show in the Champions League T20 semi-final against Titans
Oct 26, 2012 |
Now I find myself coming in after Rahul, a job so huge that India has
traditionally left it to Sachin Tendulkar. By that marker, I can really only
Gideon Haigh on following Rahul Dravid in delivering the Bradman Oration
Oct 24, 2012 |
He's young and good looking like me
Lou Vincent compares himself to teen pop sensation Justin Bieber, who is also Auckland's 'motivational figurehead'
Oct 22, 2012 |
You used to stop for sandwiches in cricket but in this you stop to spit a load of blood out of your mouth into a bucket.
Andrew Flintoff compares cricket and boxing
Oct 20, 2012 |
What a pleasure being able to bowl bouncers at journos today!! Managed a few bruises!
Stuart Broad relished the opportunity to literally hit back at some of his critics
Oct 19, 2012 |
Once I cross the ropes and get onto the field, it's war.
Cricket is serious business for Marlon Samuels
Oct 16, 2012 |
The atmosphere is better playing for Delhi Daredevils than for England.
South African crowds are being a little less hostile to Kevin Pietersen during the Champions League T20
Oct 13, 2012 |
If Real Madrid don't qualify you don't see Ronaldo.
Mahela Jawaywardene is clear about why Chris Gayle isn't playing in the Champions League T20
Oct 12, 2012 |
PCB chairmen are complex. They are airdropped from Mars.
Shoaib Akhtar reveals the nature of his relationship with the Pakistan cricket administration
Oct 11, 2012 |
I am sure they will need a lot of bartenders out there tonight.
West Indies will party hard after their World Twenty20 triumph, and Darren Sammy knows it
Oct 7, 2012 |
I've had a few phone calls from people leaving messages and you can tell it's not for me, it's for the proper Jimmy Adams.
Hampshire's Jimmy Adams on being associated with West Indian Jimmy Adams.
Oct 7, 2012 |
Sorry Sri Lanka, it's West Indies all the way
Chris Gayle conveys his commiserations to the hosts in advance, after taking his team to the World T20 final
Oct 5, 2012 |