The mind games will never stop, says Mitchell Johnson

"If you can get into someone's mind by speaking to a batsman and tell them that their feet aren't going anywhere, hopefully they'll start to think about that"

“If you can get into someone’s mind by speaking to a batsman and tell them that their feet aren’t going anywhere, hopefully they’ll start to think about that”

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Australia left-arm pace bowler Mitchell Johnson has announced that he will never stop playing mind games with batsmen since it has brought him a lot of success over the past 12 months.

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First ball of Australia-India Test series should be a bouncer, says Merv Hughes

"It might be a callous, uncaring way to look at it but what we've got to take in mind is what happened to Phil Hughes is a tragic accident"

“It might be a callous, uncaring way to look at it but what we’ve got to take in mind is what happened to Phil Hughes is a tragic accident”

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Legendary Australia pace bowler Merv Hughes believes that the first ball of the upcoming Test series between the Baggy Greens and India should be a bouncer.

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‘I try to let the ball and the bat do the bulk of talking for me’, says Chris Jordan

"I don't do too much talking"

“I don’t do too much talking”

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Following the third ODI against Sri Lanka at Old Trafford where he recorded his career-best bowling figures of 5/29, England pace bowler Chris Jordan has announced that he wants to continue letting “the ball and the bat do the bulk of talking” for him.

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Short-ball barrage will continue, says Mike Hesson

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“That is the sort of formula that we have had for a while”

New Zealand head coach Mike Hesson has announced that the national team will continue to barrage India with short-pitched deliveries during the upcoming Test series after it proved to be a highly effective tactic during the recently concluded ODI series.

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India will sorely miss Tendulkar during the Test series, says Morne Morkel

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“We need to be on the money from Wednesday itself, otherwise they can score quickly and at [the] Wanderers”

South Africa pace bowler Morne Morkel has announced that India will sorely miss their iconic batsman Sachin Tendulkar during the upcoming two-Test series, which gets underway on December 18 in Johannesburg.

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‘Fast bowlers need to be smart’ in Perth, says Michael Clarke

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“It’s one thing thinking you’re going to terrorise batsmen because the ball is flying around and quite another getting them out”

Australia captain Michael Clarke has announced that his “fast bowlers need to be smart” when bowling in Perth and added that they cannot overdo the short-pitched bowling.

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