JET BLAST: Paul Collingwood

JET BLAST: Paul Collingwood

Paul Collingwood faces 20 quickfire questions in our Jet Blast feature

Since the new Natwest T20 Blast competition was launched, we've been firing 20 quick questions at members of the Durham Jets squad.

The topics include T20 cricket, their teammates, football and more!

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Durham all-rounder Paul Collingwood is the next man to take part in Jet Blast.

The 38 year old has enjoyed a glittering career in the game and captained England to the ICC World T20 title in 2010.

So Paul...

Best T20 innings?

That's a tough one….probably hitting the winning runs at the World Cup Final.

Highest T20 score?

T20 debut?
For England against Australia in 2005.

Best T20 bowling figures?

Five wickets for six runs!

Favourite T20 moment?
World Cup Final, Barbados - hitting the winning runs and running away from the guys and them chasing me across the outfield was pretty special.

Worst T20 moment?
Losing against Netherlands in the opener at Lords in 2009.

Best thing about T20 cricket?
It's over and done with in three and a half hours!

Favourite song to walk out to?
Sweet Disposition by The Temper Trap.

Best T20 player in World Cricket?

AB De Villiers.

Who will win this year's Natwest T20 Blast?
I've got to say Durham!

Best dressed Durham player?
Scotty Borthwick.

Worst dressed Durham player?

Michael Richardson.

Favourite holiday destination?
Cape Town or Barbados - I haven't figured out which yet.

Favourite away ground?


Best friend in cricket?
Neil Killeen.

Put my left pad on first.

Favourite sport apart from cricket?
Golf and football.

Do you support a football team?

Best footballer in the Durham squad?
Calum MacLeod. Worst is Scotty Borthwick!

Messiest roommate?
I don't have a roommate!

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