Ul-Haq knows that Philander is absolutely unstoppable if he picks up a couple of wickets
Pakistan Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq has announced that the national team have to limit the impact South Africa pace bowler Vernon Philander has throughout the ongoing Test series, in which Pakistan are currently trailing 1-0.
De Villiers does not consider any team to be the favourite in this series
South Africa wicketkeeper batsman AB de Villiers has warned his team-mates that even though they are 1-0 up in the two-Test series, they should not take New Zealand lightly, especially after they were able to fight back and end their recent Test series against Sri Lanka as a 1-1 draw.
Steyn admitted his performance during the first two Tests was shabby at best
South Africa pace demon Dale Steyn has revealed that he fired himself up before the start of the third Test against Australia at Perth by telling himself that it would be unsatisfactory if the top Test team in the world left the country with the three-Test series ending 0-0.
Cook’s century was one of the rare shining moments for England in the first Test
England opening batsman Alastair Cook believes the team still have a chance to salvage their dismal series against South Africa if they perform outstandingly well in the final Test at Lord’s.
Strauss has failed to make any solid scores during the first two Tests
England Test captain Andrew Strauss has announced that he will do anything he can in order to maintain England’s position at the top of the International Cricket Council (ICC) Test team rankings.
Cricket Australia is finding it extremely difficult to maintain high standards in both ODIs and Test cricket
Cricket Australia has admitted to the claims that they have been putting more resources into regaining their supremacy in ODIs, rather than focusing on their Test cricket campaign.