Best 162 of Cricket quotes - MyQuotes
He has played some outstanding innings in the past, and I've got no [sic] confidence whatsoever that he'll come back and play very well in the near future.
Were cricket and football abolished, it would bring upon the masses nothing but misery, depression, sloth, indiscipline and disorder.
In the old days we were probably educated in cricket in a far more serious way than now.
Dravid Could play attacking cricket like me but i could never play like him
The only good thing about that decision, Gatt, is that I'll get tea before you.
At the international level, one has to keep working hard and develop new skills. International cricket is all about improving yourself.
James Whitcomb Riley
Just a wee cot-the crickets chirr-love and the smiling face of her.
Sports leads the country to unity; politics leads the country to diversity.
In any game, the game itself is the prize, no matter who wins, ultimately both lose the game.
Sending us Ebola bombs in the form of sweaty Glaswegians just isn't cricket.
If I've to bowl to Sachin, I'll bowl with my helmet on. He hits the ball so hard.
Cricket is about a lot more than playing by the rules, Mistry. It’s a gentleman’s game. Don’t you ever forget that.
I really got into the cricket and staying up late watching the World Cup.
cricket my first love, its my passion
If one man is representing India in cricket, then yes, blame that person when things go wrong.
Sachin plays not only to be remembered but also to be repeated.
Compete vigorously and with passion in the face of uncertainty and intimidation.
The risk is, as ever, that the hyperbole of IPL will simply smother the cricket; perhaps the members of the IPL's cheer squad should stop listening to each other and start listening to themselves.
Sachin's pedal sweep confirmed that physical conditions and age cannot stop you from hitting boundaries.
I love to watch movies and play cricket.
I thought back to all the times I’d slept with a girl and not thought twice about it and my gut ached. If a girl doesn’t safeguard herself, who will? I’d always had the mentality that men will change when women change but I never thought about how safeguarding the girls around me was just as much my responsibility as it was theirs.
Silence And a deeper silence When the crickets Hesitate
Two examples of true love are love between mother and child and love between Sachin and cricket.
I have watched a lot of Tendulkar and we have spoken to each other a lot. He has it in him to be among the very best.
Sachin is a genius in the world of cricket leaving behind all those who are only talented and intelligent.
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.
Thank you for helping my sister,” he says. I lean forward, mimicking his position. “I’m happy to.” Calliope leans out her window. “STOP FLIRTING AND GET BACK TO WORK.
Would that cricketers had better lines, or at least that their most famous were not also their tritest or most banal. 'This thing can be done,' said Fred Spofforth in 1882. 'We'll get 'em in singles,' George Hirst did not say twenty years later. 'You guys are history,' growled Devon Malcolm in 1994. 'You've just dropped the World Cup,' Steve Waugh may have crowed in 1999. At least two of these could have been put into the mouth of Arnold Schwarzenegger.
He glances down and notices that I'm still wearing a certain blue something, and, this time, it's HIS index finger that wraps underneath MY rubber band. I shiver wonderfully. "I'm never taking it off." Cricket brushes the delicate skin of my wrist. "It'll fall off." "I'll ask you for another one." "I'll give you another one." He smiles and touches his nose to mine.
O cricket from your cherry cry No one would ever guess How quickly you must die.
During my 21 years of playing cricket, I have never been approached by anyone or offered a bribe.
Like the British constitution, cricket was not made: it has 'grown'.
A stroke of a man knocking a thistle top with a walking stick
Football said,"Why I am not a cricket ball to get a shot from Sachin".
The IPL, involving the socialist principle of a salary cap and the protectionist mechanism of quotas, is not perhaps the best example of a market left flourishingly to its own devices and dynamics.
The other advantage England have got when Phil Tufnell is bowling is that he isn't fielding
Jadeja has been sent by N. Srinivasan to play cricket and then go back…to Dhoni.
Scores give better decision than judges.
If a cigarette butt in the bottom of a beer bottle had a voice it would be the voice of Phil Tufnell.
He suddenly exploded in a flurry of arms and legs, out of which flew a ball.
Shahenshah Hafeez Khan
We get so used to playing in favorable conditions, that we fail to realize that the ball has started moving but our feet aren’t. The conditions become favorable by adapting to them, and adapting means being open to change in the technique & temperament.
A cricket tour in Australia would be a most delightful period in one's life if one was deaf
One down, fifteen to go.
You don't need to play every ball but every ball needs your judgement.
The key thing was to learn the value of economy with words and to never insult the viewer by telling them what they can already see.
I love cricket and I have no intention to retire
I love being outdoors. I love listening to the crickets. I want to embrace nature.
At all times and in all places, in season and out of season, time is now and England, place is now and England; past and present inter-penetrate. The best days an angler spends upon his river – the river which is Heraclitus’ river, which is never the same as the angler is never the same, yet is the same always – are those he recollects in tranquillity, as wintry weather lashes the land without, and he, snug and warm, ties new patterns of dry-fly, and remembers the leaf-dapple upon clear water and the play of light and the eternal dance of ranunculus in the chalk-stream. A cricket match between two riotously inexpert village Second XIs is no less an instance of timeless, of time caught in ritual within an emerald Arcadia, than is a Test at Lord’s, and we who love the greatest of games know that we do indeed catch a fleeting glimpse of a spectral twelfth man on every pitch, for in each re-enactment of the mystery there is the cumulation of all that has gone before and shall come after. Et ego in Arcadia.
Nearly 30 years since his only tour of Australia, mention of Tavaré still occasions winces and groans. Despite its continental lilt, his name translates into Australian as a very British brand of obduracy, that Trevor Baileyesque quality of making every ditch a last one.
It is doubtful that anyone has contributed more in a lifetime to the overall coverage of cricket.