• To beat South Africa who have been consistently good both home and away in Test cricket 3-1 was very satisfying, and makes up for the disappointment of losing in our own backyard to them five years ago.
  • The big thing is we went on to beat South Africa at home for the first time in 19 years.
  • A good job I caught it, mind, because it would probably have gone viral if a keeper had dropped it.
  • We are going to have an extra day’s practice with the pink ball ahead of Edgbaston, which will be good because I didn’t get a chance to bat with one in our day-night county match for Yorkshire earlier this season.
  • West Indies have come in under the radar to an extent while we’ve been playing South Africa, but we will have a good think about them in the coming days.

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