Even in the trial of terrorists, witnesses are produced during the course of the trial - only in rare cases - with a changed identity
In his reply to one of the show-cause notices from BCCI, the eloquent Lalit Modi asks for a fair trial
Jun 10, 2010 |
It has gone very smoothly, without incident.
Lalit Modi overlooks bomb explosions minutes before the start of a match, Twitter controversies, corruption charges, et al, in his appraisal of the third edition of the IPL
Apr 25, 2010 |
Some of the four overseas players aren't the best, you may have two top-class Indian players, the rest are rubbish
Bob Willis is ruthless in his appraisal of the IPL
Apr 25, 2010 |
When you can watch Inter Milan v Barcelona, why on earth would you want to watch Chennai Chunderers v Delhi Dipsticks?
David Lloyd makes clear his priorities
Apr 23, 2010 |
Your franchise pays so much money for you, you should at least make the semi-finals. After that you can say it is a lottery.
MS Dhoni, explains his charged-up reaction, and the unpredictability of the knock-out phase, after taking Chennai Super Kings into the IPL semi-finals
Apr 19, 2010 |
Sachin Tendulkar is a great cricketer but he walks and goes to the toilet like all of us
Royal Challengers Bangalore coach, Ray Jennings, says his team will attack the Mumbai Indians captain
Apr 17, 2010 |
The IPL started in 1998 and there's still no sign of a conclusion. It's going on longer than The Mousetrap
David Lloyd compares the short and sweet carnival in India to the Agatha Christie murder mystery that continues to run at a theatre near you
Apr 16, 2010 |
The entire world is watching, the selectors are watching... if they play like this, God help their careers.
Sourav Ganguly believes only divine intervention can save his team-mates if they don't lift their game.
Apr 12, 2010 |
I was wearing a Mumbai tee at the Chargers v Mumbai game. Symonds texted me that I was in the wrong shade of blue! That is Symonds for you.
Television presenter Mandira Bedi is impressed by the Deccan Chargers allrounder's sense of humour.
Apr 11, 2010 |
Half empty or half full. A cover-drive for four or disaster
Virender Sehwag knows the percentages well when he plays his shots
Apr 6, 2010 |
I am not fond of caps
Muttiah Muralitharan assures that he isn't too disappointed over losing the Purple Cap in the IPL
Apr 5, 2010 |
He's not going to sleep for a week.
Harsha Bhogle comments when little-known legspinner Rahul Sharma excitedly celebrates getting the big wicket of Sachin Tendulkar
Apr 3, 2010 |
When he and Muralitharan get together, all they talk about is cricket. They are like Mr and Mrs Cricket
Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming sheds light in his newspaper column on the relationship Mike Hussey and Murali share
Apr 3, 2010 |
I passed my bags to the porter and walked briskly to the pool and dived straight in, fully clothed. Shoes, hat, trousers, socks... everything.
Dale Steyn reveals he was in a bit of a hurry to be done with the stifling heat of Chennai
Apr 2, 2010 |
Virat Kohli is philosophical after a misfield while being miked up to talk to the commentators
Mar 31, 2010 |
Thank you Sachin for giving me a very good bat. That's Sachin's bat I was hitting with.
Harbhajan Singh after blitzing 49 off 18 balls against Deccan Chargers
Mar 28, 2010 |
Now you have a mongoose bat, I look forward to the cobra bat
MS Gill, India's sports minister, takes a dig at the innovations wrought by Twenty20 cricket
Mar 28, 2010 |
[Lalit Modi] obviously wants IPL to be the best and the most special thing in cricket. But to get that you have to look after your cattle, you can't just keep driving and whipping them.
Andrew Symonds thinks the IPL commissioner needs help in figuring out how to keep players fresh
Mar 26, 2010 |
I'm just a businessman and have absolutely no idea about the game of cricket. It is just business for me.
Mukesh Patel, one of the co-owners of the new Kochi IPL franchise, makes it clear why he's sunk in his millions into the Twenty20 league
Mar 23, 2010 |
I'm not sure what the problem is with Graeme, but he has suddenly developed poppadom fingers. They are breaking all the time!
Jacques Kallis on his South Africa captain Graeme Smith, who had to leave the IPL after breaking his finger
Mar 18, 2010 |
I see the IPL becoming bigger than the NFL, the NBA, the English Premier League.
You ain't seen nothing yet, says Lalit Modi
Mar 12, 2010 |
$1 billion ... you are nuts my friend ... completely, absolutely mad and wonderful
Shah Rukh Khan to Lalit Modi on Twitter, reacting to one of the clauses in the IPL tender to bid for the new franchises
Mar 8, 2010 |
I was very nervous beforehand. Though I didn't want to watch it, I ended up following it on Cricinfo.
Eoin Morgan was on tenterhooks as he waited for news about the IPL auction.
Jan 20, 2010 |
I have been welcomed into the bosom of India as a brother.
Matthew Hayden borrows a line out of a trashy Bollywood script to explain why he'll come for the IPL despite a threat issued against Australians by a right-wing party
Jan 15, 2010 |