Viv Richards to Sunil Gavaskar at Madras
"Man, it don't matter where you come in to bat, the score is still zero." Gavaskar had decided to come in at no 4 for that test. But Malcolm Marshall got Anshuman Gaekwad and Dilip Vengsarkar for ducks , Gavaskar had to walk in at 0/2. Gavaskar made 236*
The new young fielder, who hadn't been doing too well and was anxious to impress chased the apparently hopeless ball all the way to the long boundary.
Breathlessly, he gradually caught up and flung himself full length trying to stop it crossing the line.
“Did I save the boundary?” he asked the captain.
“Yes,” said the captain, “but they ran ten!”