Quotes of the week

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Obviously we are devastated. But we have to concentrate on the Games here. There are still medals to be won. We will be dealing with the European Cup and World Cup after that. Sally Gunnell after Diane Modahl and Paul Edwards were confirmed as having tested positive for drugs.

It's an honour to be asked to continue as captain, especially for an Ashes tour. I was delighted to accept. Mike Atherton after agreeing to stay on as England captain for the forthcoming winter tour to Australia.

It was important to wipe out that punishment - now we can start the championship. Jurgen Klinsmann after his Spurs home debut.

I don't think this is the quickest I've bowled for England, but I was fired up. I know these guys don't like fast bowling - nobody does. I wouldn't like to face me. Devon Malcolm after taking 9 for 57 against South Africa.