• He noted, I've not travelled 6,000 miles to make friends. I'm here to win the Ashes.
    ~ Douglas Jardine
  • The captains of England and Australia can barely exchange pleasantries these days without a body-language expert immediately declaiming on the angle of their handshakes.
    ~ Lawrence Booth
  • Golf is the closest game to the game we call life. You get bad breaks from good shots, you get good breaks from bad shots, but you have to play where the ball lies.
    ~ Bobby Jones
  • Give me golf clubs, fresh air and a beautiful partner, and you can keep the clubs and the fresh air.
    ~ Jack Benny
  • It was like a game where a lot was at stake, but when you win, you don't take anything home. But things have changed, it is not like the 2004 Bangladesh team.
    ~ MS Dhoni, on India vs. Bangladesh T20 Asia Cup Final 2016
  • I hope the chances are bright, considering we won the last three grand slams. But it is going to be our toughest slam.
    ~ Sania Mirza
  • You get a world champion or somebody in the top 10 as a PRO going against basically an amateur... I don't look at that as being fair.
    You get a world champion or somebody in the top 10 as a PRO going against basically an amateur... I don't look at that as being fair.
    ~ Lennox Lewis
  • I was joking with him the other day that he was just five years old when I had made my debut. It's a good experience.
    I was joking with him the other day that he was just five years old when I had made my debut. It's a good experience.
    ~ Ashish Nehra, India pacer on playing with Jasprit Bumrah.
  • I suppose I'm in a situation where I could go back, try and get really fit and engage again.
    I suppose I'm in a situation where I could go back, try and get really fit and engage again.
    ~ Andrew Symonds, former Australia all-rounder, mulls return to Twenty 20 cricket.
  • Those are tough overs to bowl, and if the captain wants me to bowl in the first six and final overs, that means I am bowling well.
    Those are tough overs to bowl, and if the captain wants me to bowl in the first six and final overs, that means I am bowling well.
    ~ Ashish Nehra, on being given the opening and death overs to bowl.