Is there something to be learned from public utterances of our sporting heroes, their coaches and the administrators?
Let's find out.
Five feisty quotes from Andrew Strauss, Rahul Dravid, Alec Stewart, Farooq Abdullah and Andy Flower.
From the tennis world, we have Li Na and Andre Agassi making waves with their pearls of wisdom.
What our heroes said, what they really meant and what they definitely did not.