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Darren Sammy

'I'm a proud mama's boy'

May 7, 2012: The West Indies captain loves his mum, buys her expensive gifts, and hopes she won't hear him swear too much. And did you know he's afraid of flying?

Interview by Nagraj Gollapudi

Eoin Morgan

'I'm a late-night person'

Apr 30, 2012: England's Irish import doesn't mind being ragged by Swanny, and wishes hotel rooms had iPads

Interview by Nagraj Gollapudi

Doug Bracewell

'I don't have a favourite Aussie'

Apr 23, 2012: The latest Bracewell in international cricket may be named after a star from across the pond, but Australians aren't quite top of his list

Interview by Sharda Ugra

Irfan Pathan

'Don't ask me when I'm getting married'

Apr 16, 2012: The Delhi Daredevils allrounder on his ink-free body, mum's biryani, and comparing sixes with brother Yusuf

Interview by Sharda Ugra

R Ashwin

'I know more about offspin than Sachin'

Apr 4, 2012: The India and Chennai bowler on the one thing he can beat Tendulkar at, and being a bit of a cricket nerd

Interview by Nagraj Gollapudi

Paul Harris

'It's amazing how many new friends you have before a Test'

Jun 10, 2010: The South African spinner on his favourite opponents, celebratory drinks, fielding in front of Bay 13, and what hotel rooms need to improve them

Interview by Robert Houwing

Piyush Chawla

'I'll always remember getting Sachin paaji out'

May 1, 2010: Piyush Chawla on his most cherished wicket, field restrictions he'd like to modify, and the advantages of being short

Interview by Nagraj Gollapudi

M Vijay

'Don't call me Murali'

Apr 13, 2010: The Chennai Super Kings opener on how he should be addressed, his most embarrassing moment on the field, what he can do that Dhoni can't, and more

Interview by N Hunter

Angelo Mathews

'I want to be like Garry Sobers'

Mar 27, 2010: The Sri Lankan allrounder talks about jockstraps, nicknames and meeting Priyanka Chopra clad only in a towel

Interview by N Hunter

Shane Bond

'I'd have loved to play in the underarm game'

Feb 17, 2010: The New Zealand quick on what he'll do with his IPL money, his first TV advertisement, and whether he'd ever return to Test cricket

Interview by Nishi Narayanan

Devon Malcolm

'My heart told me to be an umpire'

Jan 24, 2010: Devon Malcolm on how he traded one set of whites in for another

Interview by Mark Pennell

Bryce McGain

Play the other one, Bryce

Dec 31, 2009: He plays PlayStation, the trumpet, and some cricket. Not bad for Australia's oldest Test debutant

Interview by Nagraj Gollapudi

Carl Hooper

'I'd do it all over again if I could'

Dec 9, 2009: From a cricketer in Guyana to a businessman in Australia: Carl Hooper may not play too much cricket but he stays in shape, and he plays the markets

Interview by Mark Pennell

Dave Mohammed

'I'm the best entertainer in the world'

Nov 17, 2009: Dave Mohammed explains his various celebration routines, talks about what he bought with his Stanford money, and the other sport he's good at

Interview by Nagraj Gollapudi

Daryl Harper

'I've never apologised to a player'

Oct 21, 2009: Daryl Harper talks about that Tendulkar lbw decision from 1999, the worst thing a bowler's said to him, and whether the ICC's Umpire of the Year award is rigged

Interview by Nagraj Gollapudi

Stuart Clark

'Don't mention McGrath and Warne'

Oct 7, 2009: Stuart Clark on the question he least likes answering, the nickname he didn't want, why sledging doesn't work, and his other job

Interview by Nagraj Gollapudi

Dinesh Karthik

'I wanted to be Botham'

Sep 28, 2009: India's stand-in keeper on his idol, a gift from Vettori, his complicated surname, and his favourite Rajnikant line

Interview by Nagraj Gollapudi

Graeme Swann

'I'm a charlatan'

Jun 21, 2009: He's not quite a rock star, and he didn't become a fighter pilot. At least he's England's first-choice spinner

Interview by Nagraj Gollapudi

Lasith Malinga

The return of Blondie

Jun 16, 2009: Sri Lanka's slinger collects tennis balls, cooks curry, and loves his mobile phone to bits

Nagraj Gollapudi

Fidel Edwards

'I can get pretty angry'

Jun 11, 2009: Wrestling, soccer, digging into some Jamaican cooking, and dishing it out to batsmen - are what keep West Indies' fiery spearhead ticking

Nagraj Gollapudi
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My Favourite Cricketer: Jack Russell brought a neatness to the keeper's art that was matched by his meticulous scruffiness in other regards. By Scott Oliver

    Rewarding times for Hashim Amla

Numbers Game: The rate at which he has accumulated ODI hundreds and MoM awards is among the fastest in history

'Ponting was an instinctive, aggressive player'

Modern Masters: Rahul Dravid and Sanjay Manjrekar discuss Ricky Ponting's technique

    MacLeod spells hope for Scotland

Allrounder Calum MacLeod's return from a faulty action is key to Scotland's World Cup hopes. By Tim Wigmore

How boring is boring cricket?

Probably not as much as boring periods in the likes of rugby, football and tennis, Russell Jackson thinks

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Manic one-day chases, and daddy partnerships

Also, most brothers in a Test XI, and the fastest to 20 ODI centuries

Has international cricket begun to break up?

The gap between the haves and the have-nots is growing wider, and the disenchantment is forcing a devaluation of Test cricket among weaker teams

Well worth the wait

Zulfiqar Babar missed five seasons between his first two first-class matches, and was 34 when he finally made his Test debut, but he is quickly making up for all the lost time with his artful left-arm spin

Younis Khan and the art of scoring hundreds

Out of 70 batsmen who've scored 15 or more Test hundreds only five are from Pakistan, but Younis Khan's appetite for hundreds matches that of some of the top contemporary batsmen

Australia outdone in every way

Surviving into the final session of the last day cannot disguise the fact that Australia's continued inability to play spin contributed to an all-round thrashing

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    The gap between the haves and the have-nots is growing wider, and the disenchantment is forcing a devaluation of Test cricket among weaker teams

    Lyon low after high of 2013 (51)

    The offspinner was Australia's highest wicket-taker in 2013, but his form has dipped sharply this year

    Australia outdone in every way (51)

    Surviving into the final session of the last day cannot disguise the fact that Australia's continued inability to play spin contributed to an all-round thrashing

    Rewarding times for Hashim Amla (49)

    The rate at which Amla has accumulated ODI hundreds and MoM awards is among the fastest in history. And his runs-per-innings figure is easily the best of the lot

    Well worth the wait (36)

    Zulfiqar Babar missed five seasons between his first two first-class matches, and was 34 when he finally made his Test debut, but he is quickly making up for all the lost time with his artful left-arm spin