Brisbane Times – “So I always back my teammates.
- He steadfastly refused to even talk about the Ashes before he was selected and now he’s back, he intends to keep his eyes squarely on the prize.
- “Khawaja has barely featured in the English media in the lead-up and belongs to the group of Australian bats considered “very ordinary” by Geoff Boycott; only Warner and Steve Smith raise red flags in his preview.
- I think I’ve just matured as a player a bit more, some more understanding of my game and how to get the best out of myself,” Khawaja said.
- I’m trying to score as many runs as I can in grade cricket as I do in Test cricket.
- “His inability to take an iron grasp on a permanent spot in the team has been an enduring frustration for Khawaja.