I guess the Almighty wants them to leave on a high... Probably that's why God put a hand in this match.
West Indies captain Darren Sammy believes divine intervention ensured Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara, playing the last World Twenty20, make it to the final
Apr 4, 2014 |
Probably, if we win this tournament, I won't be Test captain.
Darren Sammy, when reminded that he had lost the West Indies ODI
captaincy to Dwayne Bravo a few months after winning the 2012 World
Apr 2, 2014 |
I have always felt that the art of winning is almost harder than the art of losing.
West Indies' frenzied celebrations in victory didn't impress the losing captain, Australia's George Bailey
Mar 29, 2014 |
I am not Jesus Christ! I don't know what's going on in his mind.
West Indies captain Darren Sammy says he cannot divine what Chris Gayle is thinking at any given moment
Mar 23, 2014 |
In my playing days the ice was kept for the beers.
Michael Holding, the former West Indies fast bowler and commentator, isn't a fan of modern post-match fitness routines
Feb 21, 2014 |
I think we looked drunk during the Test series
Former captain Clive Lloyd when asked if West Indies had a T20 hangover through the 0-2 Test defeat to India
Nov 19, 2013 |
The way I saw it we should go back into the finals and meet India and then it would be perfect, we would just play a T20 and finish off the tournament, we are the T20 champions. It never happened.
Marlon Samuels on what might have happened in the Champions Trophy if West Indies had beaten South Africa
Jun 28, 2013 |
I gave the chewing gum such a workout I am disappointed that no one approached me for advertising. I did the chewing gum a world of good, it was like my little brother.
Viv Richards talks about his batting partner
May 10, 2013 |
This is champagne. That's just soft drink.
Former West Indies quick Michael Holding makes a comparison between the cash-rich IPL and the upcoming Caribbean Premier League
May 5, 2013 |
I'm jealous of my parents. I'll never have a kid as cool as theirs.
The inimitable Chris Gayle
Mar 14, 2013 |
I actually dreamt last night that I made 94. Hopefully, for the next game I will dream about making 194.
West Indies batsman Stafanie Taylor after scoring 171 against Sri Lanka in the Women's World Cup
Feb 3, 2013 |
Once I cross the ropes and get onto the field, it's war.
Cricket is serious business for Marlon Samuels
Oct 16, 2012 |
I am sure they will need a lot of bartenders out there tonight.
West Indies will party hard after their World Twenty20 triumph, and Darren Sammy knows it
Oct 7, 2012 |
Sorry Sri Lanka, it's West Indies all the way
Chris Gayle conveys his commiserations to the hosts in advance, after taking his team to the World T20 final
Oct 5, 2012 |
I am going to spend it with the West Indian women's team.
Chris Gayle, who turns 33 on Friday, reveals his birthday plans
Sep 21, 2012 |
I've spent the last 27 years trying to forget that series
Ken Rutherford on facing Holding & Co in 1985 (The then-19-year-old made 12 runs in seven innings, facing 72 balls in four tests.)
Jul 24, 2012 |
I can tell you I have no more tears
Clive Lloyd is tired of lamenting the state of West Indies cricket
Jul 7, 2012 |
If people call you a 'Ferrari without a steering wheel', at least you are a Ferrari.
That means you are quality. They are not calling you a Toyota Prius
Tino Best, on how former England fast bowler Devon Malcolm told him to deal with being called a 'Ferrari without a steering wheel'
Jun 11, 2012 |
Onions? Well, he has a few things to say. Give me back Jimmy Anderson. I don't like Onions. I don't use it in my food.
Marlon Samuels' wasn't so impressed with Graham Onions' sledging
Jun 9, 2012 |
Shut up. I'm going to get back-to-back hundreds
Marlon Samuels gave some back to England's fielders, who had a word or two with him during his innings at Trent Bridge.
May 30, 2012 |
At one point I didn't know which was my back foot and which was my front foot
Ramnaresh Sarwan reveals how the West Indies coaching set-up affected his game negatively
May 22, 2012 |
Ravi just had a stiff neck from sleeping badly; probably staying up too late or playing Playstation
Ottis Gibson has a few theories as to why Ravi Rampaul has a sore neck
May 15, 2012 |
I don't see anyone with a hairstyle that is similar to mine.
Andre Russell on what sets him apart from the rest in the IPL
May 14, 2012 |
I sleep the whole day after breakfast to get in shape for the game.
Chris Gayle, with 572 runs and 43 sixes from 11 innings this IPL season, jokes about his pre-match preparation routine
May 12, 2012 |
If we can take this Lord's Test to four days, that will be great.
Ottis Gibson hopes West Indies will last longer than they did the last time at Lord's (two and a half days)
May 3, 2012 |
Well, this will be your last Test.
Darren Sammy responds to Ricky Ponting's comment that Chris Gayle should be West Indies' captain, during a bit of on-field banter at the Dominica Test
Apr 27, 2012 |
Those who are questioning my action are evil ... If I was hit into the galleries, my action would never have been questioned.
Marlon Samuels, the West Indies and Pune Warriors allrounder, doesn't mince words when he says people have their agendas
Apr 20, 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 |
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 |
Whatever you tell No. 10 or No. 11, they always do what they want to do.
Virender Sehwag about Varun Aaron and Umesh Yadav's batting in the tense chase in Cuttack, but he could well have been echoing the thoughts of his own batting coaches
Nov 29, 2011 |
Win or draw, win or draw.
Kirk Edwards' chant from cover, as the Mumbai Test headed for a tight finish
Nov 26, 2011 |
Courtney found it a little more difficult than me, but trust me Test centuries are not easy to get.
Sanjay Manjrekar ribs co-presenter Courtney Walsh while discussing Sachin Tendulkar's wait for a 100th century
Nov 9, 2011 |
Against this Indian batting line-up, you probably need to play seven bowlers
If five bowlers can't finish the job, maybe seven can, reckons Ottis Gibson, the West Indies coach
Nov 4, 2011 |
I will go down as Darren Sammy, the one who always smiles.
West Indies' Darren Sammy knows exactly how he will be remembered
Jul 13, 2011 |
The best man who walked the face of the earth never did anything wrong, but he was still crucified. And I am nowhere close to that.
West Indies captain Darren Sammy takes the philosophical route to deal with the questions raised about his place in the team
Jul 11, 2011 |
I never saw Viv leave a ball because I only saw highlights.
West Indies batsman Kirk Edwards on what inspired him most about Viv Richards' batting
Jul 10, 2011 |
Viv Richards was the Rod Laver of cricket
Tennis legend John McEnroe takes a break from Wimbledon to showcase an impressive knowledge of 1980s West Indies cricket
Jun 22, 2011 |
I don't like losing. That 'L' word is not in my vocabulary. Only Love and Lord. Not Losing.
Anthony Martin, after steering West Indies to a big win against India in Antigua
Jun 14, 2011 |
Next season I'll need a bullet-proof chest pad as Gayle is hitting them like a rocket.
Tillakaratne Dilshan on why he actually doesn't have the best seat in the house to see Chris Gayle's pyrotechnics
May 8, 2011 |
The way I look at it, there are no holidays in cricket. I never stop training ... rain or shine, I'm playing cricket.
The normally reserved West Indies legspinner Devendra Bishoo reveals his passion for cricket
May 5, 2011 |