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Cricket Quotes

Adam Gilchrist
We're certainly under pressure again. England have played consistent cricket for two days in this match and have certainly played more consistent cricket than us in the series. That sees us in another challenging position that we'll have to sit down and think about it.
Adam Gilchrist
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Ricky Ponting
They're [England] number two in the world now and have played excellent cricket of late, and I think both sides match up particularly well.
Ricky Ponting
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Sourav Ganguly
We have a lot of cricket coming up against Sri Lanka, Pakistan, West Indies and England. That's going to be tough, so I think it's good that he's taking a break now and he can come back completely healed.
Sourav Ganguly
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[The obvious question on everyone's lips is now: Can England win the Ashes.] We're playing good cricket, ... Challenges have been thrown at us over the last few weeks and we've done alright in the last few. The Oval I'm sure will be an epic like the last three. Can we do it for the last game? I'm not too sure if we can but sure we will do.
Michael Vaughan
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Cricket has captured the imagination of the nation, this if fantastic, beyond a dream. When England players win at any sport, the fans are the best in the world.
Michael Vaughan
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Adam Gilchrist
He is probably right (about the) longer format, one-day cricket or like Twenty20 cricket the shorter the game the more of a bit of a lottery it can become,
Adam Gilchrist
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Ricky Ponting
It's some of the best one-day cricket played in a long time _ no doubt about that,
Ricky Ponting
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Ricky Ponting
It's an extremely sad day for Australian cricket.
Ricky Ponting
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The President complimented both the teams for playing excellent cricket. He also appreciated both the teams for playing cricket in its true spirit and displaying themselves as true ambassadors of their respective countries.
Abbas Zaidi
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George Bernard Shaw
The English are not very spiritual people, so they invented cricket to give them some idea of eternity
George Bernard Shaw
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Oscar Wilde
It (cricket) requires one to assume such indecent postures
Oscar Wilde
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Robert Mugabe
Cricket civilizes people and creates good gentlemen I want everyone to play cricket in Zimbabwe; I want ours to be a nation of gentlemen
Robert Mugabe
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Far from all resort of mirth, / Save the cricket on the hearth!
John Milton
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To think of playing cricket for hard cash! Money and gentility would ruin any pastime under the sun.
Mary Mitford
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Besides hoping for a full day's cricket, we do stand to make money from ancillary areas such as food and drink if we have a full attendance. The less play there is, the less we will make.
Roddy Smith
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Rahul Dravid
The cricket talent in India is still very much untapped. The hope is that the new money can help find our future stars.
Rahul Dravid
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If we create good facilities, then youngsters will want to play cricket at their local clubs.
Alastair Cook
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Rahul Dravid
Irrespective of what happened in the past (the just-concluded Test series), we will play positive and good cricket.
Rahul Dravid
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It will take time for them to become a good team again and not allowing them to play Test cricket won't help them.
Saurav Ganguly
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Not playing test cricket will help me keep fit and allow me to play on until next year's World Cup. I will definitely retire from all cricket after that tournament.
Sanath Jayasuriya
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Cricket highlights are one of the jewels in our crown and will play a big part in our continued development as a broadcaster. We are planning to invest significantly behind them, while the cross-media promotional benefits of our deal with the Telegraph offer a unique opportunity to deliver something innovative and heavyweight.
Jonathan Lewis
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Our cricket is too gentle - all of it.
Alec Stewart
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If you are a Swede living in Sweden, Portugal and Italy you don't know much about cricket. We don't understand, we have never played it. If you live in England, you should go to see it at least once to know something about it.
Sven Eriksson
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My mother-in-law, she never watched cricket in her life and she's watching it,
David Mann
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My mother-in-law, she never watched cricket in her life and she's watching it. It's because we're good at it again. It's come back. Cricket's come back to England.
David Mann
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Cricket South Africa did indicate they would try and get me more involved with the national team and give me more of a hands-on role.
Allan Donald
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Ricky Ponting
Cricket just takes a back seat, however much time he needs he's got. He's said his intention is to keep playing, but we'll just have to see how things unfold over the next weeks.
Ricky Ponting
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There are times when I have felt the pressure, but at the moment I play cricket the only way I can.
Andrew Flintoff
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Ricky Ponting
We can go out and play instinctive cricket with the pressure off.
Ricky Ponting
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We are keen to play more cricket against India, both in Tests and one-day internationals.
Peter Young
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