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Many think that elite athletes like me are taken care of. But that is not true, only a few like Sindhu are looked after well.
In fact, I am a bit apprehensive about biopics on sporting personalities in our country after seeing a few films. But my biopic is not going to be the same; it's completely different.
If I lose a match, I don't get sad or feel down. But if I lose a close match, I surely have sleepless nights.
I stopped playing mixed doubles and there is no result in mixed doubles. I was world number six. People who are talking about me and my performance and questioning my career and my achievements, where is the next mixed doubles pair, please show it to me. I would like to know.
Being a player, I am supposed to train and practice and only think about my game, what I have to develop and what weaknesses I have to take care of.
I don't expect people to understand, but as players who love the sport and have constantly been thrown a rock at by our association and now the Govt, there is only so much one can take.
Consistency is most important in international level and once you have it, you become a different player.
Unlike badminton playing major nations of the world, we never had a specialist doubles coach and so the discipline remained neglected.
I don't court controversies, but when I state facts, which are hard to digest for male-dominated authorities, they call them squabble.
I have fought back. From not being allowed to play, I have now qualified for Olympics in two events, it is satisfying. I feel proud.
Joe Thornton

Joe Thornton

I remember being one of the younger guys and one of the older guys would say, ‘Hey, boys, you got to enjoy the moment, enjoy the ups and downs, because it goes by real fast.’ You never really register that. You’re just in the moment.

Joey Votto

Joey Votto

When you are raised in a restaurant you really don’t want to go to one that often, I’d rather cook.

Joey Votto

Joey Votto

I just want to be in the middle of the order, playing solid defense, playing every day, being competitive and earning that my manager, the coaching staff, the front office, my teammates have faith that I’m going to be a helpful teammate. I want to do that until the very end.

Joe Thornton

Joe Thornton

When you see pictures of Gordie even at 50, you could see he was just a powerful man. You see Patty Marleau and he’s built too. He’s very durable because he’s so strong, very flexible, but ultimately he puts in the work during the offseason. He doesn’t take a day off and he’s always trying to get better. He never takes a second off.

Joey Votto

Joey Votto

Cincinnati is a prettier city than people give it credit for, I like it here, like the people. They’re so polite.

Joey Votto

Joey Votto

I have been very fortunate to see some very clearly excellent players play well to the very ends of their career, where they opted not to play anymore. I’m talking about Adrian Beltre. I’m talking about Torii Hunter. I’m talking about David Ortiz, Chipper Jones, Derek Jeter. These are players who decided, ‘You know, I’ve had enough. That’s good.’

Joe Thornton

Joe Thornton

It’s one of those things that when you hear about the games played by Gordie Howe, you think it’s one of those things that’s untouchable. He was part of the League for so long. You wouldn’t have dreamed of anybody touching that milestone. So when you’re beating one of Mr. Hockey’s records, it’s impressive.

Joey Votto

Joey Votto

I will admit when I was 16, 17 years old, the thought of playing for the Jays was at the top. There’s something about joining a club and being embraced by a club and then building a relationship and commitment to a team.

Joey Votto

Joey Votto

I think it’s very difficult to have fewer opportunities to have success and still execute. My favorite player was Barry Bonds, and he got so few opportunities.

Joe Thornton

Joe Thornton

I care deeply for Patty. He has the biggest heart and an infectious laugh when he laughs. He has a great sense of humor. You just hope that you’re allowed to have a friend like Patrick Marleau because it really is special.

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