Touched by the solidarity on the streets of Monaco. Touched by the solidarity for IPL. One day F1 too will have IPL following
Really Mr Modi? Really? That obscure motor sport better get ready: clearly it has never ever handled such huge following
May 16, 2010 |
This one's right up there with winning World Cups.
Andrew Symonds reckons IPL 2009 ranks alongside Australia's World Cup victories
May 24, 2009 |
Well, actually it is getting the worst out of me. I am getting very angry on the field, I don't know why.
Yuvraj Singh says he has anger-management issues while captaining Kings XI Punjab
May 17, 2009 |
I'm 43 but wouldn't mind having a crack at it. I think I'll go okay but I am not sure if any side is desperate to take me
Steve Waugh reveals his IPL itch
May 12, 2009 |
He won't be able to do that well against us. I have sorted him out.
Yusuf Pathan better not expect any brotherly love from Irfan when Rajasthan Royals take on Kings XI Punjab
May 4, 2009 |
I know many batsmen are out there praying hard, but sadly I'm the one with the runs.
Mandira Bedi gets unnecessarily candid with the details of her alimentary problems
May 3, 2009 |
I will tell my grandchildren that I was responsible for keeping out the greatest fast bowler of all times of a playing XI
Dirk Nannes isn't going to forget that Delhi Daredevils have picked him ahead of Glenn McGrath so far
May 1, 2009 |
There was a fair bit of Coldplay, which I don't think Chris (Gayle) was all that into. He's a pretty committed R&B guy, I think.
Matthew Mott gives an inside peek into the Kolkata Knight Riders dressing room
Apr 29, 2009 |
This is Dilshan and he doesn't know Hindi.
Virender Sehwag responds to someone who mistook Tillakaratne Dilshan for Mithun Manhas during a press conference.
Apr 28, 2009 |
I don't mind really ... except she really did seem to be doing her job very well when I was out. She didn't have to look so pleased.
Jacques Kallis is happy to see his sister Janine perform as a cheerleader for Chennai as long as it isn't his wicket she celebrates
Apr 25, 2009 |
'I hope Adam Gilchrist gets to face him most of the time.'
Herschelle Gibbs won't be rushing to face South Africa team-mate Dale Steyn when Deccan Chargers take on Bangalore Royal Challengers
Apr 22, 2009 |
I get a lot of hate mail which blame me for all the decisions taken within Kolkata Knight Riders. I've saved them and I want to go around to all the houses and say 'Korbo Lorbo Jeetbo' ... suck on this.
Dreams unlimited for Shah Rukh Khan, the owner of the Kolkata Knight Riders, for season two of the IPL
Apr 21, 2009 |
May as well have stayed back in Cape Town, and given them two points.
Kevin Pietersen after the Bangalore Royal Challengers sunk to a 92-run loss against Chennai Super Kings in Port Elizabeth
Apr 20, 2009 |
You picked a fine time to leave me loose heel.
Mark Nicholas puns on Kenny Rogers' famous song 'You Picked A Fine Time To Leave Me Lucille' as Rahul Dravid loses his shoe while running during an IPL match
Apr 19, 2009 |
You can't buy that experience. No shop in Cape Town sells it, no shop in Bangalore sells it.
Kevin Pietersen praises Anil Kumble, calling him a legend and a genius after the spinner took 5 for 5 in Bangalore's win against Rajasthan
Apr 19, 2009 |
How can you take this tournament seriously now? All the money in the world, and they can't get a dog off the pitch. Imagine if it started relieving itself on a good length.
Guardian's Rob Smyth wonders on over-by-over commentary why a pitch invasion of the canine kind can't be dealt with quickly
Apr 18, 2009 |
FIFA has been working here for eight years, we have been here for 22 days.
Lalit Modi takes a dig at FIFA in their apparent struggle to organise the Confederations Cup in South Africa in June
Apr 17, 2009 |
If you're dead you can't earn any money. Life's obviously more important than earning cash.
New Zealand's Ross Taylor expresses his relief at the IPL's move from India to South Africa on security grounds
Apr 16, 2009 |
This year I'm sleeping with all of them.
Shah Rukh Khan, the owner of the Kolkata Knight Riders, provides rather more information than necessary when asked how he plans to get the best out of his team
Apr 15, 2009 |
The Indian Premier League is nothing but an over-hyped tournament. We have gone overboard with the whole thing.
India's Beijing Olympics gold medalist Abhinav Bindra wants other sports in India to get more attention
Apr 15, 2009 |
He's like me. He likes to push fingers up people's noses.
Ray Jennings, the Bangalore Royal Challengers' coach reveals a point of similarity between himself and Kevin Pietersen
Apr 14, 2009 |
If Gavaskar asks me to walk on my head and run the team, I would. Any thing that Gavaskar says that has to do with cricket, if he mentions, should be followed.
Kolkata Knight Riders co-owner Shah Rukh Khan 'apologises' to Sunil Gavaskar over the multiple-captaincy row
Apr 14, 2009 |
At the end of the day he is a Sardar and I am also a Punjabi as I am playing for Kings XI Punjab. So I wish him all the best in the IPL.
Sreesanth insists all's well between him and Harbhajan Singh despite Slapgate
Apr 13, 2009 |
Hamein nahi pata woh kya bolein. Bahut fast Angrezi bolte hain." [I don't know what he said. He speaks English very rapidly]
Rajasthan Royals bowler Kamran Khan can't understand the compliments showered on him by his captain Shane Warne
Apr 13, 2009 |
I'm the only guy in the team who doesn't drive.
Cape Cobras' Rory Kleinveldt couldn't have asked for a more perfect Man-of-the-Match prize - a flashy SUV
Apr 11, 2009 |
Twenty20 is not a gentleman's game. It's like a one-night stand and not a marriage. It is a street format and the goonda [thug] doesn't know what is a late cut or a cover drive.
Ad man Prahlad Kakkar explains the logic behind Mumbai Indians' new adverstisment showing Tendulkar, Zaheer etc as street punks
Apr 11, 2009 |
They have a very big support staff, which includes Buchanan's son, and most of them are from Queensland. The [Kolkata Knight Riders'] owners - poor souls - have little idea that they are being milked.
Sunil Gavaskar joins a high-profile list of current and former players who don't rate John Buchanan too highly
Apr 6, 2009 |
If you want to make a big deal out of it, go ahead.
John Buchanan, the Kolkata Knight Riders coach, insists there's no rift between him and Sourav Ganguly over the team's captaincy
Mar 25, 2009 |
Here's hoping it's South Africa. England's cricketing summer already has its starter and its main course. It doesn't need an Indian takeaway as well.
Not everyone is keen to host the nomadic version of the IPL, the Daily Telegraph's Mike Norrish being one
Mar 24, 2009 |
I'm not happy. The IPL started in India and it should remain in India.
An Indian fan, interviewed on CNN, sums up the feeling of many
Mar 23, 2009 |
We are a very safe country. You are sitting here, I am sitting here, we all are sitting here ... we are not Pakistan.
IPL guru Lalit Modi emphasises that all is well in India as far as security is concerned
Mar 12, 2009 |
I was sweating bullets waiting to see what was going to happen. I was pretty nervous.
Jesse Ryder reveals how he was feeling about the IPL auction
Feb 8, 2009 |
I really don't want to sound like an airhead and say 'entertainment'. So, better cricket... because the entertainment comes from the cricket.
Preity Zinta, co-owner of the Kings XI Punjab franchise, on what she's looking forward to from the second season of the tournament
Feb 6, 2009 |
We brace ourselves for the IPL auction itself ... a distasteful and chaotic procedure which, last year, left Aussie Adam Gilchrist describing himself as feeling like a cow at the market.
BBC cricket correspondent Jonathan Agnew looks forward to the IPL auction in Goa
Feb 3, 2009 |
I'm not too sure whether I would have been bought at the auction anyway.
Michael Vaughan has a surprisingly high strike-rate of 135 after nine domestic Twenty20 games but doesn't rate himself too highly in the game's shortest format
Jan 31, 2009 |
When you picked, you would have known that Dravid, Kumble and Kallis might retire soon; the whole Challengers side might be retired in three years' time.
Ray Jennings, Bangalore Royal Challengers' new coach, expects an empty dressing room soon
Nov 4, 2008 |
I'm disappointed all the countries want to copy the IPL. Why can't they embrace India and sell the brand worldwide?
Too many leagues disappoint Shane Warne
Oct 23, 2008 |