“Some cricketers are destined to be captain. They have the air, the expectation, not to say the ego, to be in charge. They know it is only a matter of time before they take over. Leadership is hard-wired into their DNA.
Andrew Strauss was not one of those characters.”
Simon Hughes spent the winter collaborating with Andrew Strauss for a book. In the latest issue of The Cricketer he offers a unique insight into what has driven the England captain to success – available in shops now or subscribe here.