Quotes Of the week

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As soon as that match was over we gave them the good news that we wanted to sign one of their best players and they responded by saying, `yes, if you pay us a king's ransom you can take him.' So we paid the king's ransom. Blackburn manager Roy Hodgson after signing pounds 5.5m Christian Dailly from Derby.

Naz might have a Ferrari and a Lamborghini but I've got two whippets and a ferret. They're more important in this area. Scarborough boxer Paul Ingle on why he is more of a Tyke than possible future opponent Naseem Hamed.

It's fair to say I pitched and putted like God out there. Golfer Lisa Walters after a particularly good round at Stirling.