India is a powerhouse in the eyes of the cricketing world, but over the last two years or so, particularly overseas, they have only shown themselves as a powermouse.
Former India captain and commentator Sunil Gavaskar coins a new word to describe India's recent failures
Feb 20, 2014 |
But he won't score 300 for us.
MS Dhoni, when reminded that Brendon McCullum will soon be his IPL team-mate. McCullum scored a triple to deny India a series-levelling win
Feb 18, 2014 |
Can you make me look like Paul Newman?
Sunil Gavaskar's request to a Wellington plastic surgeon who was working on his jaw after he had been hit while fielding at short leg, in 1975-76
Feb 14, 2014 |
I stood next to her because I thought height-wise we were pretty similar.
Sunil Gavaskar recalls meeting the Queen of England at Buckingham Palace during the 1975 World Cup
Feb 14, 2014 |
What time's the Gangnam?
Yuvraj Singh tweets his new IPL team-mates - Virat Kohli, Chris Gayle and AB de Villiers - at Royal Challengers Bangalore after being bought by the franchise for US$2.3 million
Feb 14, 2014 |
I even learned English by the end of that series. You know how much the Australians like to talk on the field.
Harbhajan Singh took away more than just 32 wickets from the home series against Australia in 2000-01
Feb 2, 2014 |
IPL auction is the best physio in the world.
Ravi Shastri thinks the IPL auction is good at persuading players to get fit
Jan 31, 2014 |
Whenever we have played with four fast bowlers, two things happen. One the captain gets banned, two we lose.
MS Dhoni's reasons for sticking with two spinners overseas
Jan 19, 2014 |
Everybody in my family had a Maruti. So I got a Santro. They told me it was a wrong choice.
Virender Sehwag always liked to be different from the rest of his family, even in his choice of cars
Jan 14, 2014 |
I like him because he is grounded and a homely guy, I can't help if he happens to be a cricketer.
Indian squash player Dipika Pallikal is engaged to wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik even though she doesn't like cricketers
Jan 3, 2014 |
I've got more runs than you this series.
South Africa's Dale Steyn has something to say to India's Rohit Sharma, on the final day of the Durban Test
Dec 30, 2013 |
I thought he had got shot, at first.
Trevor Penney, India's fielding coach, mistook Faf du Plessis' spectacular leaping catch to dismiss Shikhar Dhawan for something else altogether
Dec 30, 2013 |
I could have used my bat, or tried to.
Hashim Amla answers a question on how he could have avoided getting dismissed in the first innings in Johannesburg, when he shouldered arms to an Ishant Sharma delivery
Dec 20, 2013 |
I just have to turn up.
Zaheer Khan on his plans against Graeme Smith, whom he has dismissed six times in nine Tests
Dec 12, 2013 |
We can arrange a match for the administrators and let them go at it.
MS Dhoni on the acrimonious build up to the SA-India series in the boardroom
Dec 2, 2013 |
I have played cricket for 24 years, it has been only 24 hours since retirement, and I think I should get at least 24 days to relax before deciding these things.
Sachin Tendulkar doesn't want to think of what lies ahead just yet
Nov 17, 2013 |
I can imagine cricket without Sachin, but I can't imagine Sachin without cricket.
Sachin Tendulkar's wife, Anjali, on the bond her husband shares with the game
Nov 17, 2013 |
Sachin and I played 122 Test matches together. I never threatened his place in the team as a batsman. But I can tell you he sometimes threatened mine as a bowler.
Anil Kumble in the MAK Pataudi Memorial lecture he delivered in Mumbai
Nov 13, 2013 |
First, tell me who has spelt Sachin wrong.
MS Dhoni, referring to "Sachine" next to the big screen at the Eden Gardens
Nov 5, 2013 |
They actually feel it will be better off to put a bowling machine there.
MS Dhoni says his bowlers have been left quite deflated by the new ODI rules
Oct 31, 2013 |
'We have to get the wickets ready for the Test match. Please ask your boy to come in.'
Chandu Borde, team manager on India's tour of Pakistan in 1989-90, remembers the country's groundsmen asking him to get Sachin Tendulkar out of the nets
Oct 29, 2013 |
I really like Iceland. One of the nicest things about it is that I hardly ever had to reach for my credit card. There's practically nothing there to go shopping for.
Sachin Tendulkar's idea of a holiday does not include souvenir-hunting
Oct 25, 2013 |
Maybe, but only for the five days. If the young man is listening, unfortunately, that's how it is.
Sourav Ganguly, when asked during a TV commentary stint whether Sachin Tendulkar would be more popular than him in Kolkata during his penultimate Test match
Oct 19, 2013 |
I think more than me you guys were getting frustrated that I was not getting a hundred.
Rohit Sharma responds to journalists after his unbeaten 141 in the 2nd ODI against Australia
Oct 17, 2013 |
You reckon this pitch was a beauty?
George Bailey disagrees with Ravi Shastri's description of the Jaipur pitch on which Australia and India scored 721 runs for the loss of five wickets
Oct 17, 2013 |
I am quite happy because BCCI needs somebody.
N Srinivasan reacts after the Supreme Court allowed him to resume his duties as Indian board president
Oct 8, 2013 |
You take Dhoni out, that probably answers your question.
Steve Rixon's reply when asked how Michael Clarke's absence would affect Australia in the India one-dayers
Oct 7, 2013 |
I hope we have a Hollies in our team tomorrow when we bowl to Sachin.
Justin Langer hopes to send Sachin Tendulkar off with a duck in his final T20 game, like Eric Hollies did to Sir Don Bradman
Oct 1, 2013 |
Everybody's telling me I look 10 years younger. Why are you cutting out five?
Yuvraj Singh's response after a journalist suggests the batsman looks five years younger after off-season fitness training
Sep 16, 2013 |
Lorgat is a nice gentleman but it would be nice of him if he apologises
Jagmohan Dalmiya on what he expects from Haroon Lorgat to resolve the BCCI-CSA crisis
Sep 4, 2013 |
Rupee is in a free fall. The country is in crisis and there's gloom everywhere. What does it matter if I attend a BCCI meeting or not?
N Srinivasan points out there are larger issues to be worried about
Aug 31, 2013 |
I think he was a little embarrassed at being dismissed by a 16-year-old and I think he was just trying to avoid me.
Piyush Chawla remembers his most memorable wicket: knocking over Sachin Tendulkar in an Indian domestic match
Aug 29, 2013 |
They couldn't fix the Duckworth-Lewis problem in 15 years, what guarantee do we have about an error-free DRS?
BCCI interim chief Jagmohan Dalmiya holds forth on the "complications" in cricket
Aug 7, 2013 |
Who will chair August 2 meeting? I myself do not know where is the chair. Let me first understand where do I stand...
BCCI interim chief Jagmohan Dalmiya on who will chair the next working committee meeting with N Srinivasan also attending
Jul 30, 2013 |
I am more a lover than a fighter
Sreesanth channels Michael Jackson in an interview
Jul 1, 2013 |
God is not coming to save us
MS Dhoni's advice to the team after India put up a below-par total batting first in the Champions Trophy final
Jun 23, 2013 |
These media events are basically goodwill exercises. These are meant for sending goodwill to the team. But all we saw was bad blood.
N Srinivasan is dismayed that MS Dhoni was asked questions about the spot-fixing scandal at a press conference
May 30, 2013 |
He would go [for the matches]... he was enthusiastic.
N Srinivasan explains his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan's frequent presence in the Chennai Super Kings dugout
May 26, 2013 |
In fact, I do not go to the CSK games. I hardly watch the T20.
N Srinivasan, president of the BCCI, which runs the biggest T20 league in the world, explains why he was not aware his son-in-law was involved in any alleged betting
May 25, 2013 |
I was pointing out I have got children too.
Brad Hodge on his rock-the-baby celebration after taking Rajasthan Royals into the second qualifier of the IPL
May 22, 2013 |