Who said what about a certain player, or how one great of the game showered praise on the other great make for an interesting study. Here, we bring some interesting quotes that cricket lovers will surely like to read again and again.

"Tendulkar has carried the burden of the nation for 21 years. It is time we carried him on our shoulders." -Virat Kohli after winning 2011 World Cup.

"I've seen God. He bats at no. 4 for India in Tests." -Matthew Hayden, former Australian cricketer on master blaster Sachin Tendulkar.

"Dravid could play attacking cricket like me, but I could never play like him.” -Chris Gayle, West Indies batsman on Rahul Dravid's ability to adjust to different formats.

"Man, it doesn't matter where you come into bat, the score is still zero." -Vivian Richards on Sunil Gavaskar, who dropped down to No.4 in the batting order in the 6th Test against West Indies at Chennai in 1983.

"I would go to war with Dhoni by my side." -Gary Kirsten on MS Dhoni after India's World Cup victory in 2011.

"On the off-side, first there is God, then Sourav Ganguly." Rahul Dravid on former captain Sourav Ganguly after the latter retired from international cricket.

"Bradman was most taken by Tendulkar's technique, compactness and shot production, and had asked his wife to have a look at Tendulkar, having felt that Tendulkar played like him. Bradman's wife, Jessie, agreed that they did appear similar." Biography of all time great Australian batsman Sir Donald Bradman.

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