Steve Waugh

England can't win Ashes without Ben Stokes, says Steve Waugh

England can't win Ashes without Ben Stokes, says Steve Waugh

"I think they (England selectors) are pretty keen for him to play in Australia... he's probably their best player, so it would be a real shame if he's not out here," said the former Australia captain.

Oct 12, 2017, 12:45 PM IST
SL vs IND: Virat Kohli goes past Steve Waugh to win 8th consecutive Test series; is one behind Ricky Ponting

SL vs IND: Virat Kohli goes past Steve Waugh to win 8th consecutive Test series; is one behind Ricky Ponting

This was their third series win in Sri Lanka, with the two earlier being back in 1993 and 2015. India also became the first visiting team to win three consecutive Test matches at the SSC ground, Colombo.

Aug 06, 2017, 15:44 PM IST
WATCH: Greatest ever ODI finish! When Australia shocked South Africa to enter 1999 World Cup final in Birmingham

WATCH: Greatest ever ODI finish! When Australia shocked South Africa to enter 1999 World Cup final in Birmingham

Donald opted to head back instead of going towards the danger end at the first opportunity, and in the process of turning his way back, lost his bat. With Klusener already near the bowler's end, Donald finally decided to complete for the single. But it was too late. Run out was affected at the striker's end.

Jun 17, 2017, 19:50 PM IST
Ind vs Aus 2017, 4th Test: Steve Waugh says pressure on Virat Kohli's men; urges Australia to retain XI at Dharamsala

Ind vs Aus 2017, 4th Test: Steve Waugh says pressure on Virat Kohli's men; urges Australia to retain XI at Dharamsala

Waugh backed the out-of-form David Warner to come good and called on the selectors to back the XI that held on for a fighting draw in the third Test in Ranchi.

Mar 24, 2017, 13:56 PM IST
Virat Kohli has little of me and Ricky Ponting in the way he leads India, remarks Steve Waugh

Virat Kohli has little of me and Ricky Ponting in the way he leads India, remarks Steve Waugh

Since the DRS fiasco at the Bengaluru Test early this month, Virat Kohli has been at the centre of all the disputes in the ongoing Border-Gavaskar Test series

Mar 23, 2017, 17:50 PM IST
Steve Waugh visits Varanasi to fulfill deceased friend's last wish of scattering his ashes in Ganges

Steve Waugh visits Varanasi to fulfill deceased friend's last wish of scattering his ashes in Ganges

Waugh also expressed his views on the much talked about 'Steve Smith – DRS' controversy that took place during the Bengaluru test.

Mar 10, 2017, 13:39 PM IST
DRS Controversy: Will take Steve Smith's statement at face value, says Steve Waugh

DRS Controversy: Will take Steve Smith's statement at face value, says Steve Waugh

The best part was umpires stepped in and stopped at then and there. Looking back Smith will be embarrassed and must have learnt a lesson," Waugh told mediapersons at a promotional event today.

Mar 08, 2017, 16:06 PM IST
IND vs AUS: Five infamous India-Australia controversies that shook the cricket world

IND vs AUS: Five infamous India-Australia controversies that shook the cricket world

With tempers frayed because of a string of questionable umpiring decisions and on-field altercations, the "Monkeygate" scandal erupted, almost causing the tour to be called off.

Feb 21, 2017, 10:55 AM IST
I lead without a title and don't even know if I want to be vice-captain, says Ravichandran Ashwin

I lead without a title and don't even know if I want to be vice-captain, says Ravichandran Ashwin

R Ashwin was also recently named as the Don Bradman of bowling by Steve Waugh.

Feb 18, 2017, 14:01 PM IST
Ex-England great Nasser Hussain the best captain I ever played against, says Sachin Tendulkar

Ex-England great Nasser Hussain the best captain I ever played against, says Sachin Tendulkar

While naming the best Australian captain ever, Sachin Tendulkar chose to gave the honour to Michael Clarke.

Feb 17, 2017, 13:17 PM IST
Ravichandran Ashwin says he wouldn't like to go past Anil Kumble's tally of 619 Test wickets

Ravichandran Ashwin says he wouldn't like to go past Anil Kumble's tally of 619 Test wickets

R Ashwin remains to be one of the best bowlers in world cricket keeping in mind his ability to flummox the best batsmen in the opposition.

Feb 17, 2017, 12:58 PM IST
Steve Waugh hails incredible Ravichandran Ashwin as 'Bradman of bowling'

Steve Waugh hails incredible Ravichandran Ashwin as 'Bradman of bowling'

Waugh ridiculed Sourav Ganguly's 4-0 series win prediction for Indian, saying making such prediction would be completely “foolish”.

Feb 14, 2017, 19:05 PM IST
Six Tests in Australia could well define Steve Smith's captaincy going forward, reckons Steve Waugh

Six Tests in Australia could well define Steve Smith's captaincy going forward, reckons Steve Waugh

Waugh said Smith was the type of player who responds when the going gets tough and expects him to be thinking hard about how he will handle the South Africa and Pakistan challenges.

Oct 18, 2016, 10:19 AM IST
How Wasim Akram gave Zaheer Khan the biggest compliment on his debut – This is what he said!

How Wasim Akram gave Zaheer Khan the biggest compliment on his debut – This is what he said!

The left-arm bowler is currently with Indian cricket team in Indore, where they are playing the 3rd Test against New Zealand.

Oct 08, 2016, 15:26 PM IST
WATCH: Harbhajan Singh's 13-wicket haul against Australia at Eden Gardens

WATCH: Harbhajan Singh's 13-wicket haul against Australia at Eden Gardens

India won that memorable match by winning by 171 runs.

Jul 03, 2016, 23:16 PM IST
Virat Kohli is world’s best right now but Sachin Tendulkar is obviously No.1: Brett Lee

Virat Kohli is world’s best right now but Sachin Tendulkar is obviously No.1: Brett Lee

Lee feels that Kane Williamson has a beautiful technique, very sound, likes spending time at the crease.

Jun 02, 2016, 22:12 PM IST
List of players that have scored more than 10,000 runs in test cricket

List of players that have scored more than 10,000 runs in test cricket

Cook became the 12th player ever to score more than 10,000 runs in Test cricke

May 30, 2016, 22:08 PM IST
No loyalty to team, it's loyalty to money now: Steve Waugh

No loyalty to team, it's loyalty to money now: Steve Waugh

Waugh, however, feels India, Australia and England are closest to getting the equilibrium right.

Apr 18, 2016, 20:25 PM IST
Focus on Test cricket hurt Australia's ICC World T20 chances, says Steve Waugh

Focus on Test cricket hurt Australia's ICC World T20 chances, says Steve Waugh

Waugh said that Australia did not play enough T20I cricket in the past 12-18 months and also swapped the team.

Apr 03, 2016, 12:37 PM IST
Steve Waugh-Shane Warne feud: Matthew Hayden disagrees with former leg-spinner

Steve Waugh-Shane Warne feud: Matthew Hayden disagrees with former leg-spinner

Harris, Langer and Hayden have came out in support of Waugh

Feb 13, 2016, 16:35 PM IST