I have been treated as a freak, rather like the fat lady at the circus.
On the reaction of male journalists to a female reporting cricket. Guardian obituary
A great cricketer must be an artist and express himself in his strokes.Margaret Hughes
Very few reporters in Fleet Street can write on the game with as much observation, sense of scene and character, and knowledge of the things that technically and tactically matter.Margaret Hughes
The work of an enthusiast who has watched and enjoyed cricket with an eye for detail and for character, for adventure and the human reflection beyond the ropes. It will, I fancy, be read with the same pleasure as it was written.Margaret Hughes
The Australia of her book is not merely a setting for cricket but a place of interest, of fun and of new impressionsMargaret Hughes