Cricket General Quotes

Inspirational Cricket General Quotes for Athletes

My aim is to play Test matches. For me, there is a different feel of Test cricket as it tests your character. You come to know about your mental toughness, and most importantly, there is another level of satisfaction as a player.

- Suresh Raina
24
I tend to believe that cricket is the greatest thing that God ever created on earth.

- Harold Pinter
10
Many Continentals think life is a game; the English think cricket is a game.

- George Mikes
8
I hate losing and cricket being my first love, once I enter the ground it's a different zone altogether and that hunger for winning is always there.

- SACHIN TENDULKAR
6
I think we judge talent wrong. What do we see as talent? I think I have made the same mistake myself. We judge talent by people's ability to strike a cricket ball. The sweetness, the timing. That's the only thing we see as talent. Things like determination, courage, discipline, temperament, these are also talent.

- RAHUL DRAVID
5
Comfortably the best batsman in the world.

- Ajit Agarkar
5
Cricket needs brightening up a bit. My solution is to let the players drink at the beginning of the game, not after. It always works in our picnic matches.

- Paul Hogan
4
The minute you hesitate you are in trouble.

- Steve Waugh
3
I want to give my six hours of serious cricket on the ground and then take whatever the result.

- Sachin Tendulkar
3
I think if you're writing about cricket, you're obviously writing about power, because cricket is such a loaded sport, much more so than soccer.

- Joseph O’Neill
3
Unwanted honking not only irritates others, but may also end up causing accidents. Drivers lose cool and it may result in road rage.

- Rahul Dravid
20
Cricket to us was more than play, It was a worship in the summer sun.

- Edmund Blunden
9
Yuvraj Singh is one of the best batsmen to watch in world cricket when he's in form. He is ego personified. Yuvraj doesn't just hit the ball, he lets it rebound off his aura.

- Jarrod Kimber
6
I can't really say I'm batting badly. I'm not batting long enough to be batting badly

- Greg Chappell
5
The third umpires should be changed as often as nappies... and for the same reason.

- Navjot Sidhu
5
Cricket is a pressure game, and when it comes to an India-Pakistan match the pressure is doubled.

- Imran Khan
4
To me, cricket is a simple game. Keep it simple and just go out and play.

- Shane Warne
4
Far from marking the end of nationalism, the IPL is the ultimate triumph of that principle: a global tournament in which the same nation always wins.

- Gideon Haigh
3
To stay in, you've got to not get out.

- GEOFF BOYCOTT
3
Cricket is basically baseball on valium.

- Robin Williams
3