Legendary Australia gloveman Adam Gilchrist has revealed one of the funniest sledges he's heard on a cricket field, and threw a little jab of his own at the victim.
Having played 96 Tests and 300 limited-overs matches at the elite level, Gilchrist would have heard and dished out myriad sledges from teammates and opponents.
But when asked what the was best piece of banter he heard from beyond the boundary, the game-changing wicketkeeper-batsman plucked one involving his long-term ODI opening partner Matthew Hayden.
"Believe it or not, even standing in the middle … I happen to hear everything with listeners this big," Gilchrist told cricket.com.au pointing to his ears at the XXXX Goldie season launch in Brisbane.
"The best sledge I heard from being on the field was when Matty Hayden, at the SCG, was out on the boundary.
"He misfielded, he...
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