Australia’s Pat Cummins is essentially the most full quick bowler from the present crop of cricketers, says legendary Glenn McGrath.
McGrath answered 25 rapid-fire questions from ESPN Cricinfo on a spread of topics.
Requested about most full bowler in world cricket now, McGrath replied: “Pat Cummins. I like the best way he goes by.”
Among the best quick bowlers by way of the 90s until late 2000s, McGrath believes that bowling to Brian Lara shall be barely more durable than Tendulkar. He additionally revealed his secret wishlist, if he might take a Check hat-trick.
“Robust,” he mentioned when given a alternative between Lara and Tendulkar.
“I might go along with Lara simply (a bit) from my expertise. The hattrick wishlist could be Brian Lara, Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid.”
Requested what supply, he did not possess in his armoury, he cheekily replied: “the 100miles per hour supply.”
Based on him, the bowlers who work rather a lot tougher than the batsmen,
“Quick bowlers are higher blokes, work tougher and batsmen anticipate all the pieces.”
Given a alternative of Mankading in a World Cup remaining the place he has to get the final wicket however with solely two runs to defend, the legendary pacer mentioned that he would by no means do it.
He additionally feels that after watching Jim Carrey’s efficiency in Dumb and Dumber, he would love the Hollywood actor to play his position if a biopic is made.
“Brad Pitt or Hugh Jackman,” are his different selections.
Not one recognized for elegant dressing, McGrath mentioned that he favored sporting outfits designed by Indian Sabyasachi.
The three non-cricketing legends that he was privileged to satisfy included Jamaican dash king Usain Bolt, tennis icon Roger Federer and five-time Olympic champion rower Steve Redgrave.