Sport: Quotes of the week

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l I felt for him. There was no joy inside in that final frame. I was a bit sick for him. Ronnie O'Sullivan, suffers for being the man to beat Jimmy White at the World Snooker Championships.

l He's a terrific defender who is quick and can pass the ball. Alex Ferguson explains what convinced him that Manchester United should pay a world record fee for a defender of pounds 10m for Dutchman Jaap Stam.

l The alcohol level was so high you could not survive with that concentration. Prince Alexandre de Merode, head of the Olympic medical commission comments on Michelle De Bruin's drug test sample.

l I'm innocent of these charges. De Bruin opens her defence.