Former South Africa all-rounder, and Proteas, India, and Delhi coach, Eric Simons has been impressed with the way Hashim Amla has taken over the Test captaincy from Graeme Smith, and feels the Proteas will benefit from his calm persona.
West Indies Test captain Denesh Ramdin is looking forward to the Australia Test series with renewed enthusiasm thanks to new coach Phil Simmons' influence, but knows that the Aussies will 'pounce' on any mistakes.
"I just wish Cricket South Africa would just come out and say these are the rules we are going to play by when selecting teams."
"I have always wanted to play county cricket. It has always been a light at the end of the tunnel."
"In our team we had lawyers, IT specialists and farmers, but we just wanted to show the world that we could play cricket and deserved Test status."