Originally Posted by BoyBrumby
He wasn't textbook, but BC Lara inspired the most awe in me. Sometimes the ball would be practically on the stumps before the bat arcked down from that high backlift of his. Instinctive brilliance, but with proper cricket shots.
Left handers always seem more graceful & more ugly than right handers, weirdly. Gower was glorious, but blokes like Smith & Katich are ugly as arseholes.
Katich is very hard to watch, but does the business more often than not. Don't think I would pay to watch him though