“Rob Key said to me the other day: ‘You were rubbish as a kid!'”
“I think he probably thought I was a bit weird.”
“It’s in my blood to speak out.”
“The catch is the standard of the opposition!”
“I probably am quite stubborn so whenever someone’s said something about me I’ve always wanted to prove them wrong.”
“I just felt that any kind of consistency I had bowling at pace had completely gone. It was worrying.”
“It’s a lovely game.”
We spoke to the new face in the England squad, Middlesex’s Toby Roland-Jones.
“Fear is something that you need to avoid at all times. The fear of getting out, the fear of making a mistake. If you have fear in your mind it’s very difficult to learn and grow.”
Glam all over.
“You have to be able to expand your mind, expand your thinking and learn new tricks.”