Watson will have to ensure he stays fit all summer long
Australia all-rounder Shane Watson has been ordered by Cricket Australia to return home from the Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) in order to rest up and start preparing for the upcoming Test series against South Africa that starts in Brisbane on November 9.
Johnson is doing everything in his power to ensure that he gets selected for the upcoming South Africa series
After being left out of the Australian side for several months due to a severe toe injury, pace bowler Mitchell Johnson has revealed that he is glad to be back in the side and is looking forward to the upcoming Test series against South Africa.
Dhoni believes Singh’s return will encourage the rest of the squad to perform better
India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has announced that batsman Yuvraj Singh’s return will have a positive effect on all the players, and will also make the dressing room a more livelier place.
Pietersen still has a strong desire to represent England in the future
England batsman Kevin Pietersen has hinted that he may have played his last Test match for his country after admitting that there have been some ongoing disputes with the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) and with some of his team-mates.
Prior believes England have to move with or without Pietersen in the team
England wicketkeeper batsman Matt Prior feels that the national team can still survive without flamboyant batsman Kevin Pietersen in the lineup.
Clarke believes the Australian team needs a lot of training before their hectic schedule begins
Australia captain Michael Clarke has declared that he wants to see a transformation occur amongst the ‘fragile’ pace bowlers if the national team are to have any real chance of defeating South Africa when they visit for a Test series later in the year.