What he said:
"It’s a cut-throat business.”
Ravi Bopara believes that the competition for spots in the English cricket team is ruthless.
"You’ve just got to keep playing well whenever things are in your favour, and make sure you nail it."
The English all-rounder of Indian origin has been in and out of the English squad failing to carve a niche for himself.
What he really meant:
“Tell me about it. I play county cricket—a bloody sacrifice—and yet Eoin Morgan is selected ahead of me despite waltzing off to the IPL.”
What he definitely didn’t: