Steve Waugh

Lenient punishment in past led to Cape Town ball-tampering fallout: Steve Waugh

Lenient punishment in past led to Cape Town ball-tampering fallout: Steve Waugh

Waugh said Australia's internal system was such that the players had lost touch with reality, thinking they are larger than the sport.

Oct 28, 2018, 16:22 PM IST
Controversy erupts in Aussie cricket as Shane Warne calls Steve Waugh 'most selfish player'

Controversy erupts in Aussie cricket as Shane Warne calls Steve Waugh 'most selfish player'

Shane Warne opens up about his rift with Steve Waugh.

Oct 01, 2018, 17:16 PM IST
Virat Kohli has best technique in World Cricket: Steve Waugh

Virat Kohli has best technique in World Cricket: Steve Waugh

Comparing Kohli to the likes of Windies legends Brian Lara and Vivian Richards, Waugh further stated that all these legendary cricketers were ‘big occasion’ players and the Indian batsman has shown similar traits, so far.

Aug 09, 2018, 18:26 PM IST
Ball-tampering Scandal: Steve Waugh says cheats have 'failed our culture'

Ball-tampering Scandal: Steve Waugh says cheats have 'failed our culture'

Former Test captain Steve Waugh on Wednesday said the country's embattled cricket team had “failed our culture” after opting to cheat, as England coach Trevor Bayliss admitted he was embarrassed to be Australian.

Mar 28, 2018, 11:26 AM IST
A balanced and focused perspective is needed in the condemnation of those involved in ball-tampering: Steve Waugh

A balanced and focused perspective is needed in the condemnation of those involved in ball-tampering: Steve Waugh

Waugh, who captained one of the finest Australian sides during the late 90's till early part of new millennium termed the Australian's team dishonest approach as an "error of judgement" and called them to revisit the 'Spirit of Cricket' manual which they had customised from the original MCC manual.

Mar 27, 2018, 15:29 PM IST
For Kapil Dev, Virat Kohli's aggro not 'over the top'

For Kapil Dev, Virat Kohli's aggro not 'over the top'

Steve Waugh had on Tuesday said that he found Virat Kohli's aggression in South Africa a little 'over the top'. However, legendary Indian allrounder Kapil Dev disagrees with the former Australia captain and said "as long as success is coming to the team, that’s good enough."

Feb 28, 2018, 09:02 AM IST
Virat Kohli's 'over the top' aggression in South Africa questioned by Steve Waugh

Virat Kohli's 'over the top' aggression in South Africa questioned by Steve Waugh

"At times he probably needs to tone his aggression down and at times he needs to lift it, so he needs to work it out what's right," said the former Australia captain.

Feb 27, 2018, 13:59 PM IST
Steve Smith shouldn't criticize his players in public, feels former Australian cricketer Steve Waugh

Steve Smith shouldn't criticize his players in public, feels former Australian cricketer Steve Waugh

The former skipper also said that he does not think that Maxwell deserved to be axed from the 14-man squad against England for the upcoming Gillette ODI Series.

Jan 06, 2018, 15:47 PM IST
U-19 World Cup: Star cricketers' sons in the spotlight

U-19 World Cup: Star cricketers' sons in the spotlight

Steve Waugh's son Austin and Makhaya Ntini's son Thando are among those looking to display their potential in a tournament that showcases future stars every two years.

Dec 26, 2017, 10:43 AM IST
Rahul Dravid reveals how Steve Waugh's sledge spurred him on during iconic 2001 Kolkata Test

Rahul Dravid reveals how Steve Waugh's sledge spurred him on during iconic 2001 Kolkata Test

"In the second innings, when I walked in, Waugh said, 'Rahul, number six in this innings, what is it in the next innings? Number 12?" Dravid revealed while speaking at the Go Sports Athletes' Conclave in Bengaluru.

Dec 17, 2017, 10:17 AM IST
Steve Waugh's son Austin in Australia's U-19 World Cup squad

Steve Waugh's son Austin in Australia's U-19 World Cup squad

Australia legend Steve Waugh`s allrounder son Austin was on Friday named in the 15-man Australia squad, led by promising Jason Sangha, for the Under-19 World Cup to be held in New Zealand next month.

Dec 15, 2017, 15:11 PM IST
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

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