We fielded like an Under-14 side
Deccan Chargers coach Darren Lehmann speaks his mind after the Chargers' performance in the field against Rajasthan Royals
Apr 18, 2012 |
Actually, I was named after you
Sunil Narine gives Sunil Gavaskar a pleasant surprise, when told, "your dad named you well"
Apr 15, 2012 |
Unfortunately I was born with a straight arm
Ravi Shastri when asked by a co-commentator in the IPL if he didn't have a quicker delivery
Apr 14, 2012 |
They ask me, 'Is it as mad as it looks?'
That is what most of his countrymen ask New Zealand captain Ross Taylor about the IPL
Apr 13, 2012 |
You've got world-class players who are sitting in England now wanting to play the IPL when you've got some second-rate Australians getting gigs here.
Aussie-baiting remains one of Kevin Pietersen's favourite pastimes
Apr 12, 2012 |
It was crazy. When the driver was turning at 150 kmph, I almost cr**ped in my pants.
South Africa and Deccan Chargers quick Dale Steyn had quite the experience, being driven around the Buddh International Circuit, Delhi's Formula 1 track
Apr 11, 2012 |
It was a fantastic innings, but I'd have preferred to have woken up early and watched it on TV [rather] than being involved in the game.
Sri Lanka coach Graham Ford says he would have enjoyed Kevin Pietersen's confident century under different circumstances
Apr 5, 2012 |
I haven't gone anywhere in the last one year so it's hard to say how [fans] will react.
Bangladesh's Shakib Al Hasan makes it clear that he has been dealing with a crammed cricket schedule, leaving time for not much else
Mar 31, 2012 |
It's a one-off game, but I think we are going to keep it pretty lighthearted, if we can stay awake.
Gary Kirsten knows a Twenty20 against India in South Africa, soon after flying all the way from New Zealand, will not be easy
Mar 28, 2012 |
Cricket is not like a government job where retirement age is fixed at 60. A cricketer can retire at 30 or 60; it's up to the player.
Virender Sehwag elaborates on the difference between India' s senior cricketers and public-sector employees.
Mar 22, 2012 |
It hasn't yet sunk in yet but I've definitely lost around 50 kilos.
Sachin Tendulkar admits a weight is off his shoulders after he reached his 100th international century
Mar 16, 2012 |
The bride doesn't put on her dress and makeup until her wedding day, does she?
The Seddon Park groundsman, Karl Johnson, says the pitch, justifiably, is not quite ready yet for the second New Zealand-South Africa Test
Mar 13, 2012 |
I used to joke that these guys are setting me up because after I failed it's easy to say 'another brick in the wall falls down', or 'the foundations are weak'
Rahul Dravid on being a headline-writer's dream, thanks to his nickname The Wall
Mar 9, 2012 |
If I get paid then I don't mind paying 10%.
Mahela Jayawardene jokes about Sri Lankan players' wage problems after being fined for showing dissent at an umpire's decision
Mar 6, 2012 |
I can assure you that nobody has been dropped.
India's chairman of selectors Kris Srikkanth goes to great lengths to stress Virender Sehwag has only been rested for the Asia Cup
Feb 29, 2012 |
We will be busy shopping. That's something we can afford to do. There is nothing really in our hands.
The final league match between Australia and Sri Lanka will determine India's progress but MS Dhoni isn't going to be spending it in front of the television
Feb 28, 2012 |
They know what they are. You are naming three precious stones of the BCCI.
India's media manager GS Walia attempts to answer the question, "Do Gambhir, Sehwag and Tendulkar now know they are slow fielders?"
Feb 24, 2012 |
It's soft, but that's the way we are.
Stand-in India captain Virender Sehwag qualifies his decision to withdraw the appeal after R Ashwin had 'Mankaded' Lahiru Thirimanne in the Brisbane ODI
Feb 21, 2012 |
I wonder who is hydrating the substitute fielders?
Sanjay Manjrekar reacts to substitute players running drinks one too many times even for a hot day in Brisbane, during the India-Sri Lanka game
Feb 21, 2012 |
If you ask Viru pa [Virender Sehwag], he would have said 'why not 25 overs?'
MS Dhoni explains that different people have different yardsticks for how soon an ODI chase must be completed
Feb 15, 2012 |
Get on with it, don't be cry babies ... and I must say it's not the team, it's the media.
Geoff Boycott thinks it is time to move on from the UAE whitewash
Feb 8, 2012 |
He did give me his BBM pin a few days ago ... The nonsense that's come to my phone ever since, I think I might delete it.
Graeme Swann has a tongue-in-cheek take on his relationship with Monty Panesar
Feb 5, 2012 |
Not seen that many wickets fall in a day's play since 1996 in my back garden ... and at least that was a green seamer!!
Stuart Broad tweets after 16 wickets went down on the first day of the third Test between Pakistan and England in Dubai
Feb 3, 2012 |
From Kishore Kumar, we have gone to Sean Paul
MS Dhoni on the change the youngsters have brought to India's dressing room ahead of the limited-overs games in Australia
Jan 31, 2012 |
The stumps have asked for pads.
Kerry O'Keeffe on radio when Rahul Dravid walked out to bat in the second innings at Adelaide Oval, having been bowled six times in seven innings so far in the series.
Jan 27, 2012 |
It hit me just above the knee-roll and when you're three foot nothing you don't have much of a chance.
Brendon McCullum on whether he considered challenging his lbw decision in the Napier Test against Zimbabwe
Jan 26, 2012 |
It took a while to convince my girlfriend that I was telling the truth.
Everyone was taken by surprise when the little known Otago allrounder Sam Wells was called up to the New Zealand Test squad
Jan 24, 2012 |
There are people out there digging holes for a living and we're actually playing cricket. So stop whingeing.
Brad Hogg responds to Melbourne Stars coach Greg Shipperd's criticism of the BBL scheduling
Jan 20, 2012 |
It's a nice town, especially if you don't bring your wives, because then it is a very expensive trip for you.
Mahela Jayawardene on the cost of diamonds in Kimberley
Jan 19, 2012 |
I'm waiting on clearance from bcci to play in the 4th Test against Australia
Chris Gayle volunteers on Twitter to revive India's fortunes down under
Jan 16, 2012 |
You die, you die. You don't see which is the better way to die.
MS Dhoni on whether a whitewash in Australia will hurt more than the one in England
Jan 12, 2012 |
I'm not inside Sachin Tendulkar's head. I wish I was sometimes
Ricky Ponting when asked about the pressure on Sachin Tendulkar to get his 100th international century
Jan 11, 2012 |
I can't really talk in English, but if they abuse me or say something to me, I like to give it back to them. They keep slagging me off and I keep slagging them off.
ICC XI and Afghanistan wicketkeeper Mohammad Shahzad gets chatty with the touring England players
Jan 9, 2012 |
I'll tell him, if he thinks about defending, he must try some other sport.
Sourav Ganguly's advice to Sachin Tendulkar the next time he sees him
Jan 6, 2012 |
It's not the first time Michael Clarke has given up chasing Lara
ABC commentator Jim Maxwell gets cheeky as Clarke declares the Australia innings with his score an unbeaten 329
Jan 5, 2012 |
I'll take dog, I've been called worse so dog's a compliment
After scoring 329 against India at the SCG, Michael Clarke was asked whether he will ever shed the nickname Pup. To uproarious laughter, Michael Hussey suggested "Dog".
Jan 5, 2012 |
They use technology and they still put missiles down the wrong chimney.
Ian Taylor, the CEO of the company that provides Virtual Eye, says there are times when technology cannot be fully relied upon
Jan 5, 2012 |
It should start doing a bit by day seven.
The Newlands curator, Evan Flint, describes the pitch on which Sri Lanka elected to bowl first against South Africa in the New Year's Test in Cape Town
Jan 4, 2012 |
I don't want to put too much emphasis on it, in case they send me back there.
South Africa's Alviro Petersen on the importance of first-class cricket
Jan 3, 2012 |
He now knows what most of us have felt throughout our career, so we've made it count.
Jacques Kallis has borne the brunt of the South African team's jokes after he notched up his first pair in Test cricket in Durban, according to Graeme Smith
Jan 3, 2012 |